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Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers Online MLB Betting Picks

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Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers Betting Picks

Tuesday’s online MLB betting action offers plenty of matchups to choose from. However, the Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers contest is one of the more intriguing pairings of the day. The Angels have dropped the last two in a row and will undoubtedly be vying for a rebound on the road. The Tigers on the other hand, are 3-3 in their last 6 and are hoping they can find better consistency in the coming days. So what kind of sports betting action does this Tuesday night contest offer?

Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers – Tuesday, May 7th   

When: 7:10 pm ET

Where: Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan

TV: Local Broadcasts

Stream: MLB TV

Online MLB Betting Odds:

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Angels -1½ (+115) 9 (EV) -138
Tigers +1½ (-135) 9 (-120) +128
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Los Angeles Angels         

The Angels fly into this Tuesday night matchup sporting a 15-19 record that ranks them 4th overall in the AL West. At the present time the Houston Astros lead the division with their 21-14 record, giving them a 5 ½ game lead over Los Angeles. With this in mind, it’s clear that Los Angeles needs a dire turnaround in order to avoid falling too far behind in the divisional race. So can the Angels break their 2-game losing streak this Tuesday night? By the looks of it, tonight’s online MLB betting odds are banking on the Angels getting the win on the road. All in all this is somewhat surprising, considering who the Angels are sending to the mound this evening. Kole Calhoun is getting the start for the Angels. But will his 6.23 ERA and 1.15 WHIP on the season be enough to upset Detroit on the road?

Players to Watch: Andrelton Simmons (3 HR, 17 RBI, .285 BA), Kole Calhoun (8 HR, 19 RBI, .215 BA), and Albert Pujols (5 HR, 17 RBI, .224 BA).

Detroit Tigers  

The Tigers pounce into tonight’s contest sporting a 15-16 record that ranks them 3rd overall in the AL Central. The division is currently led by the Minnesota Twins, who own a 5-game lead over Detroit. Having said this, it’s clear that the Tigers are already falling behind in the playoff race. And with a 3-3 record in their last 6, Detroit isn’t going to cover any ground. Gordon Beckham is the man tasked with turning this ship around this Tuesday night. So far this season, Beckham has amassed a 3.47 ERA and a 1.50 WHIP. Considering who his counterpart is, Beckham shouldn’t have too hard of a time leading his team to a victory at home tonight.

Players to Watch: Miguel Cabrera (1 HR, 13 RBI, .298 BA), Nicholas Castellanos (2 HR, 9 RBI, .278 BA), and Jeimer Candelario (1 HR, 7 RBI, .228 BA).

Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers Betting Predictions

Trends

  • LA Angels are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games against an opponent in the American League
  • The TOTAL has gone OVER in 8 of LA Angels’ last 11 games this season.
  • LA Angels have posted a 7-7 ATS record on the road this season through 14 away games
  • The TOTAL has gone UNDER in 9 of Detroit’s last 12 games when playing at home against LA Angels.
  • Detroit are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games at home.
  • Detroit has posted a 7-7 ATS record at home this season through 14 home games

Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers Betting Picks

So which side should legal betting fans take in this Los Angeles Angels vs. Detroit Tigers matchup? All things considered, the Tigers are looking like a great pick at home. They have been having mixed results as of late but the home field advantage should put them over the top tonight. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!

Score Prediction: 8-5 Detroit.