The Detroit Tigers will host the Tampa Bay Rays this Friday May 20, 2016 in game 1 of the series. Where to bet? Baseball betting lines are available at Bovada Sportsbook, where you can get a 50% welcome bonus with your deposit.
Tigers and Rays have a money line of -105. Over under betting line is set at 8.5 runs.
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Detroit comes from a fourth consecutive victory, at home over Minnesota with a score of 6-3. Bets on the Tigers won with a Money line of -148 with the combined score pushing the over under line of 9 runs. Justin Verlander pitched into the eighth inning handing 10 strikeouts and allowing 6 hits while Ian Kinsler hit a home run and had 2 RBI last Wednesday. This result leaves the Tigers fourth in the AL Central with an overall of 19-21. Detroit averages 4.48 runs per game and the pitching staff has an ERA of 4.50.
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Tampa Bay won for the third straight time on the road against Toronto, with a score of 6-3 on Wednesday. Wagers on the Rays won with a money line of -101 with the total score going over the betting line of 8.5 runs. Jake Odorizzi pitched for 5 innings producing 2 strikeouts and allowing 2 hits while Logan Morrison homered at Rogers Centre. The Rays are now third in the AL East with a record of 19-19. Tampa Bay scores an average of 4.18 runs per game and averages 3.62 ERA.
Tampa Bay’s Matt Andriese and Detroit’s Anibal Sanchez are the probable Starting Pitchers for Friday’s game. Andriese has started in 2 games with an ERA of 0.56 in 16 innings pitched this season. Sanchez has a record of 3-4 together with an ERA of 5.91.
These teams last met on September 9, 2015 when the Rays on the road defeated the Tigers with a score of 8-0. Bets on Detroit won with a money line of -130 while the game went under the odds of 9 runs.
- Rays are 7-3 in their last 10 road games.
- Tigers are 9-1 in Sanchez’s last 10 home starts.
- Over is 4-0 in Rays last 4 overall.
- Over is 5-1-1 in the last 7 meetings in Detroit.
TV: FS-D, Fox Sports Sun, 7:10 PM ET
Where: Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan
Prediction: Detroit wins 6-3
Free Betting Pick: Tigers -105
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