Angels vs. Tigers Prediction

Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers, 5/29/2018 Prediction & Odds

Can the Detroit Tigers add to the Los Angeles Angels’ recent struggles when the two continue their midweek series at 7:10PM ET?

Game Snapshot & Odds

969 Los Angeles Angels at 970 Detroit Tigers

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

7:10PM ET – Comerica Park

TV: FSDT (Det); FSW (LA)

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Public Betting Trends

According to oddsmakers, the Angels are favored on the road, as they are getting odds of -120 to win, while the Tigers are listed with a money line of +110 to prevail. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 9 runs. The public betting for this game currently has 60 percent of the wagers going on Los Angeles on the road. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our MLB Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.

Angels in a slump

The Angels suffered another loss on Monday, falling 9-3 at Detroit in the series opener. They are just 4-9 in their last 13 games to drop to 29-25 overall and 17-8 on the road. Los Angeles is putting up 4.65 runs per game this season while allowing 4.19 per contest.

Nick Tropeano takes the mound for the Angels this evening. He is 2-3 through seven starts this year and has a 3.86 ERA with a 1.24 WHIP. Tropeano has pitched a total of 39.2 innings and has 32 strikeouts with 16 walks.

Tigers heating up

The Tigers have now won four of their last five games thanks to Monday’s victory over the Angels. Detroit is now 15-11 at home this season while posting a 24-29 record overall. The Tigers are scoring 4.26 runs per game this season while allowing 4.62 per contest.

Michael Fulmer gets the start for the Tigers this evening and has a 2-3 record with a 4.08 ERA and 1.27 WHIP over 10 starts. Fulmer has pitched a total of 57.1 innings this season and has 51 strikeouts with 20 walks.

MLB Betting Trends

Los Angeles

The Angels are just 2-8 in their last 10 games on grass and 2-5 in their last seven games against a losing team.

Detroit

Detroit has won nine of its last 12 home games and four of its last five on Tuesday. They also are 16-7 in Fulmer’s last 23 starts after scoring five runs or more in their previous game.

Prediction:

The Angels are in a real funk right now and I don’t trust them to pull themselves out of it. Fulmer hasn’t been great, but he is still one of Detroit’s most reliable starters and capable of having a really strong start. The Angels definitely have more talent at the plate, but they haven’t been able to make it work for them lately. I think Detroit will continue to ride their momentum to another win.

 

The Pick: Detroit Tigers +110

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