Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers are playing host to their surging division rival Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Fox Sports North will televise the matchup and the game is scheduled to get underway at 1:10 p.m. ET.
Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers Odds
The Twins have gone 98-60 SU this year and are 87-70 against the spread (ATS). They’ve accumulated 19.9 units for moneyline bettors and 10.3 units ATS. The Tigers, on the other hand, are 46-111 SU and 64-92 ATS. The team has lost 40.7 units for moneyline bettors and 33.9 units ATS.
Tigers games have a 69-75-12 over/under record in 2019. The Twins have been a decent over bet with a total record of 80-72-5.
As a unit, Detroit’s pitching staff has yielded 5.7 runs per game overall this season. The club’s starting pitching staff has a 5.52 ERA, 1.44 WHIP and 8.6 strikeouts per nine innings. The bullpen has a 4.95 ERA, 1.49 WHIP and 8.5 K/9. In 71 games against AL Central foes, Tigers starters have an ERA of 6.44 and the bullpen’s ERA is 5.08.
Detroit’s hitters are putting up 3.6 runs per contest, including 3.9 per game against divisional foes and 2.6 per game over their last five. The team has slashed .230/.253/.358 over its last five contests and is 1-4 SU during that span.
Miguel Cabrera has helped lead the Tigers’ offense this year with 10 home runs, 56 RBIs and 39 runs scored.
In the visiting dugout, Minnesota’s pitching staff allowed 4.7 runs per game and its starters own a 4.18 ERA, 1.29 WHIP and 8.51 K/9. The bullpen has logged an ERA of 4.19, along with a K/9 of 9.63.
Twins hitters have slashed .270/.340/.493 on their way to 5.8 runs scored per game this year, including 5.7 runs per game against divisional foes and 6.0 per game over the team’s last five outings (4-1 SU).
Jorge Polanco has sparked Minnesota’s offense and is slashing .297/.359/.489 with 22 home runs, 78 RBIs and 107 runs scored.
The Twins just took the previous game in the series by a final score of five runs to one.
Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers Prediction
Predictions: SU Winner – Tigers, ATS Winner – Twins, O/U – OVER
The under has cashed in five of Detroit’s last seven games.
The Twins have hit 16 home runs in their last 10 games. The Tigers have hit six over their last 10.
Minnesota fielders have committed 12 errors over the last 10 games, compared to only six errors for Detroit over its last 10.
The Twins have won five of their last six games SU while the Tigers have lost seven of their last eight.