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Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers 8/1/21 - MLB Picks & Predictions

Detroit Tigers vs Baltimore Orioles Odds & Info

Game Detroit Tigers vs Baltimore Orioles
Date & Time Sunday August 1, 2021, 1:10 PM (EDT)
Comerica Park
Latest odds
DET -135 ; Total 10
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In Sunday afternoon MLB action, the Baltimore Orioles and the Detroit Tigers will wrap up their weekend series from Comerica Park. The Orioles (37-66) have won seven of their last 11 games and own the worst overall record in the American League. Last night, Maikel Franco and Pat Valaika drove in two runs apiece during a 5-2 road victory.

Rookie right-hander Spenser Watkins (2-1 3.10 ERA) will make his fifth career major league start for the Orioles. Last time out, Watkins gave up four runs in four innings during a 7-3 home loss versus Miami.

The Detroit Tigers are five games above .500 at home and trail AL Central leading Chicago by 12.5 games. On Saturday, Detroit managed just five hits and struck out nine times. SP Matt Manning (2-4) gave up five runs in five plus innings and took the loss for the Tigers, who dropped to 50-57 on the year.

The Tigers will counter with twenty-seven year old southpaw Tyler Alexander (1-1 4.80 ERA) on Sunday. Through 50 plus innings, Alexander has surrendered 10 home runs and struck out 43 batters.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Orioles are 7-2 in their last 9 vs. a team with a losing record.
  • Tigers are 6-1 in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400.
  • Over is 12-4 in Orioles last 16 games vs. a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30.
  • Over is 22-8-1 in Tigers last 31 games vs. a right-handed starter.
  • Orioles are 3-8 in the last 11 meetings in Detroit.

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Detroit SS Niko Goodrum (calf) began a rehab assignment on Saturday with Triple-A Toledo. Through 103 games, Baltimore ranks 23rd in OPS and 24th in runs scored. For the season, Detroit ranks 17th in OPS and 14th in runs scored. Take the over on Sunday. Final Score Prediction, Detroit Tigers 7-6.

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