|2012 World Series Tigers vs. Giants Game 2 Picks & Predictions|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Thursday, 25 October 2012 18:00|
Tigers vs. Giants Game 2 Free Pick
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (ATS Consultants) – This is the second game of the World Series. San Francisco took a 1-0 lead on Wednesday as Pablo Sandoval hit three home runs to lead the Giants to a 8-3 win. Doug Fister takes the mound for the Tigers, while Madison Bumgarner takes the hill for the Giants. The opening pitch starts at 8:05pmET from AT&T Park in San Francisco.
ODDS: The oddsmakers have installed the Tigers as a -115 favorite over the Giants. The total is 7 in most books. The Tigers come in with a 95-77 record and are 71-91 Under, while the Giants are 102-73 overall and are 96-73 Over.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Tigers opened as a -122 favorite and moved down to -115 in
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers currently placed on tonight’s game, 52% of public bettors favor the Giants. These numbers are subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the “Public Betting” link available in this paragraph to get the most up-to-date information.
MLB FREE PICK: Take the. According to the latest MLB trends, the Tigers are 4-0 in their last 4 playoff games as a favorite of -110 to -150, 6-1 in their last 7 playoff games as a favorite, 11-4 in their last 15 Thursday games, 4-1 in Fister's last 5 starts and are 6-2 in Fister's last 8 starts as a favorite. San Francisco is 2-5 in Bumgarner's last 7 home starts vs. a team with a winning record, is 2-8 in Bumgarner's last 10 starts as an underdog and are 1-4 in their last 5 home games with the total set at 7.0-8.5. The San Francisco Giants attempt to take a 2-0 lead in the World Series as they host the Detroit Tigers at AT&T Park on Thursday. Doug Fister has not pitched since scattering six hits over 6 1/3 scoreless innings against the Yankees in the opener of the ALCS on Oct. 13. The 28-year-old settled for a no-decision, as he did versus the Oakland Athletics in Game Two of the AL Division Series, when he yielded two runs and six hits in seven frames. Fister has never faced San Francisco. Bumgarner last pitched in the opener of the NLCS against St. Louis on Oct. 14, when he was tagged for six runs and eight hits in just 3 2/3 innings. The 23-year-old also did not fare well versus Cincinnati in the NLDS as he surrendered four runs over 4 1/3 frames in a Game Two loss.
2012 WORLD SERIES GAME 2 MLB FREE PICK: DETROIT TIGERS -115