|MLB Tigers vs. Red Sox Picks & Predictions for May 16, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Friday, 16 May 2014 14:11|
Tigers vs. Red Sox Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Red Sox are -106 money line favorites over the Tigers, who are -102 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 7.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Tigers opened as +100 money line underdogs but their odds have climbed to -102, while the Red Sox’ odds have gone from -108 down to -106. The total has stayed the same at 7.5 after opening at that same number.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Tigers will start Max Scherzer, who is 5-1 on the year with a 2.04 ERA, while the Red Sox will counter with Jon Lester, who is 4-4 with a 2.75 ERA. Detroit enters play with a 24-12 record and is 11-4 on the road, while Boston is 20-20 on the year and 10-11 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Detroit. According to latest MLB trends, the Tigers are 8-0 in their last eight road games, 12-3 in their last 15 games overall and 16-5 in their last 21 games versus a left-handed starter. They’re also 10-3 in Scherzer’s last 13 starts during Game 1 of a series, 42-15 in their last 57 starts and 28-11 in his last 39 starts with five days of rest.
MLB FREE PICK: DETROIT TIGERS -102