|MLB Tigers vs. Yankees Picks & Predictions for August 4, 2014|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Monday, 04 August 2014 14:12|
Tigers vs. Yankees Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Tigers are -125 money line favorites over the Yankees, who are +115 money line home underdogs. The total for tonight’s 7:05PM ET start time is currently sitting at 7.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Tigers opened as -125 money line favorites and that’s where the line currently sits at those same -125 odds. On the other side, the Yankees opened at +115 and that’s where their odds currently sit, while the total opened at 8 and has dropped to 7.5.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Tigers will throw ace Max Scherzer, who is 13-3 with a 3.27 ERA, against the Yankees’ Brandon McCarthy, who is 6-10 with a 4.56 ERA. Detroit enters play with a 61-47 record and is 31-20 on the road, while New York is 57-53 overall and 25-26 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Detroit. According to latest MLB trends, the Tigers are 6-1 in Scherzer’s last seven starts against the Yankees and 7-3 in their last 10 games overall versus New York. They’re also 4-0 in Scherzer’s last four road starts, 4-1 in their last five games as a favorite and 7-2 in their last nine during Game 1 of a series. The Yankees, meanwhile, are 1-5 in their last six Monday games, 0-4 in their last four after allowing five runs or more in their previous game and 8-26 in their last 34 games as an underdog between +110 and +150.
MLB FREE PICK: DETROIT TIGERS -125