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Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Guardians 5/21/22 - MLB Picks & Predictions

Cleveland Guardians vs Detroit Tigers Odds & Info

Game Cleveland Guardians vs Detroit Tigers
Date & Time Saturday May 21, 2022, 6:10 PM (EDT)
Location
Progressive Field Cleveland, OH
Latest odds
CLE -189 ; O/U 7.5
TV Channel
BSOH

The Detroit Tigers play the second game of a three-game series on the road Saturday against the Cleveland Guardians. Detroit dropped to 13-25 following its 6-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday. Detroit lost each of the last two games of its three-game series to Tampa Bay after winning the opening game on Monday. The Tigers are last in the American League Central, nine games behind the first-place Minnesota Twins.

Miguel Cabrera is batting .286 to lead Detroit and the first baseman has team highs in RBIs with 14, hits with 34 and on-base percentage at .331. Spencer Torkelson is the leader in home runs with four. On Saturday, the Detroit Tigers will send Alex Faedo to the mound. The right-hander is 0-1 with a 2.87 ERA, 12 Ks and 4 BBs.

Cleveland dropped to 16-19 following its 4-2 loss to the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday in a makeup game from Wednesday's postponement due to inclement weather. Cleveland has lost three straight and five out of the last six. The Guardians are third in the American League Central, 4 ½ games behind the first-place Minnesota Twins.

First baseman Owen Miller is batting .294 to lead Cleveland. Third baseman Jose Ramirez has eight home runs, 34 RBIs, 37 hits and an on-base percentage of .377 to lead Cleveland in each category. On Saturday, the Cleveland Guardians will send Shane Bieber to the mound. The right-hander is 1-2 with a 3.72 ERA, 36 Ks and 12 BBs.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Detroit is 3-12 in its last 15 on the road
  • The UNDER has cashed in 20 of the Tigers last 29 on the road
  • Cleveland is 1-5 in its last 6
  • The OVER has cashed in 7 of the Guardians last 9 at home

Free MLB Pick:

Detroit Tigers +160

Cleveland has lost five of its last six overall. Detroit starting pitcher Alex Faedo has pitched well in each of his three starts this season, allowing a combined five runs on 16 hits across 15 ⅔ innings. Cleveland starting pitcher Shane Bieber has been inconsistent. The right-hander allowed only one run last time out but prior to that gave up seven runs to Toronto in only 3 ⅓ innings. Final Score Prediction, Detroit Tigers win 5-4.

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