Thursday's MLB Hot Trends
(The Spread) – The Tigers have been solid versus the Indians when Justin Verlander starts and the under has been hot in the Braves-Reds and Giants-Marlins series of late.
Detroit Tigers (-151) vs. Cleveland Indians (+142), 12:05PM ET
The Tigers are 10-1 in their last 11 games against the Indians and 10-2 in Verlander’s last 12 starts versus Cleveland. The Tigers are also 4-1 in their last five trips to Cleveland 5-2 in Verlander’s last seven road starts versus the Indians. Cleveland, meanwhile, is 2-5 in Justin Masterson’s last seven starts versus Detroit.
Atlanta Braves (+108) vs. Cincinnati Reds (-115), 7:10PM ET
The under is 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams and 5-2 in the last seven meetings between these two teams in Cincinnati. The Braves are also 1-5 in their last six games against the Reds and 0-4 in their last four games in Cincinnati.
San Francisco Giants (+148) vs. Miami Marlins (-157), 7:10PM ET
The under is 7-0 in the last seven meetings between these two teams and 4-1 in the last five meetings when the game is played in Miami. The Giants are 5-1 in their last six road games versus the Marlins but just 2-8 in their last 10 games versus Miami overall.
Los Angeles Angels (-114) vs. Seattle Mariners (+107), 10:10PM ET
The under is 5-1 in Jason Vargas’ last six starts versus the Angels and 4-1 in the last five meetings overall between these two teams. The under has also hit in eight of the last 11 games between the Angels and Mariners when the game is played in Seattle.
San Diego Padres (+114) vs. New York Mets (-121), 7:10PM ET
The over is 6-1 in the last seven meetings between these two teams and 11-5-1 in the last 17 meetings between these two teams when the game is played in New York.