Indians vs. Tigers Prediction

Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers, 7/28/18 Prediction & Odds

Will the Cleveland Indians manage to pick up another road win over the Detroit Tigers when they continue their series tonight at 6:10PM ET?

Game Snapshot & Odds

917 Cleveland Indians at 918 Detroit Tigers

Saturday, July 28, 2018

6:10PM ET – Comerica Park

TV: STO (Cle); FSDT (Det)

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Public Betting Trends

According to oddsmakers, the Indians are the clear road favorite, as they are getting odds of -200 to win, while the Tigers are listed with a money line of +170 to prevail. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 9 runs. The public betting for this game currently is unavailable. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our MLB Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.

Indians take opener

The Indians took the opener on Friday, 8-3, for their second straight win and fifth straight victory over Detroit. Cleveland is now 56-46 overall and 24-25 on the road. The Tribe are scoring 5.18 runs per game on offense while allowing 4.31 per contest.

Mike Clevinger takes the mound for the Tigers today. He has started 21 games this season and has a 7-6 record with a 3.43 ERA and a 1.24 WHIP. Clevinger has pitched a total of 128.2 innings this year and he has 125 strikeouts with 44 walks.

Tigers can’t find consistency

The Tigers continued their alternating wins and losses on Friday with the 8-3 loss. They have alternated wins and losses over their last nine games. The Tigers are now 44-61 overall and 26-26 at home. Detroit is putting up 3.92 runs per game this year and allowing 4.64 per contest.

Blaine Hardy gets the start for the Tigers tonight. He has started nine games this season and appeared in 19. Hardy has a 3-3 record with a 3.77 ERA and a 1.24 WHIP. Hardy has pitched 57.1 innings this season and has 44 strikeouts with 14 walks.

MLB Betting Trends

Cleveland

The Indians have won six straight road games against a left-handed starter and they are 7-1 in their last eight road games.

Detroit

The Tigers are 2-8 in their last 10 game 2’s of a series. They have also lost four of Hardy’s last five starts.

Prediction:

The Tigers had their chance for a win on Friday, but the bullpen blew up. Cleveland is the better team overall and they have a good chance to win again tonight due to the better pitching on the mound and more consistent hitting. The Tribe have dominated the division and the Tigers aren’t a team that should be able to compete with them most nights.

 

The Pick: Cleveland Indians -200

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