Mets vs. Tigers Prediction
Are the Tigers a safe bet to beat the Mets on the moneyline tonight at 7:10PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Tigers are -157 money line favorites versus the Mets, who have odds of +142 to pull off the upset. With Logan Verrett set to face Matt Boyd in the pitching matchup, the over/under currently sits at 9.5 runs.
NEW YORK: The Mets have lost seven of Verrett's lat eight starts, are 1-4 in his last five road starts, and are 1-6 in his last seven road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600. The Mets are also 3-7 in their last 10 games overall, are 2-5 in his last seven games versus a left-handed starter and are 2-5 in their last seven interleague road games versus a left-handed starter.
DETROIT: The Tigers have won all four of Boyd's last four home starts versus a team with a winning record and are 6-1 in his last seven home starts. They're also 4-1 in Boyd's last five starts when he pitches the second game of a series, are 4-1 in his last five starts with seven or more days of rest, and are 5-2 in his last seven outings versus a team with a winning record.
OUR PICK: The Tigers have won nine of their last 10 games overall and are 7-1 in their last eight games following a win. They're also 5-1 in their last six interleague games and are 20-8 in their last 28 home games. They're also 8-0 in their last eight games versus a team with a winning record and are 5-0 in their last five games versus a right-handed starter.
SATURDAY MLB FREE PICK: DETROIT TIGERS -1.5 (+125)