Detroit Tigers vs. Houston Astros Preview 05/05/2013
Justin Verlander will be the starting pitcher for the Tigers on this day. Righthander Verlander is 3-2 this season with a 1.83 ERA.
The Astros will counter Verlander with Philip Humber. Righthander Humber has a 7.58 ERA to go along with a 0-6 record this season.
Houston has lost 5 straight games.
Houston: 8-23 SU
Before playing Washington are 8-1
After playing Houston are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
Before playing LA Angels are 5-4
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games at home
Houston is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games at home
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Detroit
Houston home to LA Angels, Tuesday, May 7