MLB Matchups  >>  Detroit vs. NY Yankees Preview 08/06/2014


The Detroit Tigers and the New York Yankees will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Yankee Stadium.

Justin Verlander will be the starting pitcher for the Tigers on this day. Right hander Verlander is 10-9 this season with a 4.66 ERA.

Starting this game for the Yankees will be Chris Capuano. The left hander has a 4.50 ERA to go along with a 1-2 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Tigers listed as 141-moneyline favorites versus the Yankees, while the game's total is sitting at 8½.

In their last action, Detroit was a 4-3 winner on the road against the Yankees. Bettors on Detroit at -116 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Team record: 62-48
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
Detroit is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games on the road
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
New York:
Team record: 58-54
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games
NY Yankees is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Yankees's last 10 games at home
NY Yankees is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Detroit
Next up:
Detroit at NY Yankees Thursday, August 7