Tigers vs. Blue Jays - 7/4/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Toronto Blue Jays (42-39) at Detroit Tigers (39-39)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 1:08 pm (Comerica Park)
R Dickey (3-8) (4.85) vs. D Price (7-2) (2.78)
The Line: Detroit Tigers -149 / Toronto Blue Jays +139 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
TV: RSN, FSN-DET
The Toronto Blue Jays and Detroit Tigers play game two of their series Saturday afternoon.
The Toronto Blue Jays need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The Blue Jays have scored 23 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six of their last 10 games. The Blue Jays have lost fur of their last six games when scoring three or less runs. Josh Donaldson leads Toronto with 97 hits and 54 RBI while Edwin Encarnacion and Kevin Pillar have combined for 85 RBI. The Toronto Blue Jays have lost four of their last six road games. R.A. Dickey gets the ball, and he’s 3-8 with a 4.85 ERA and 63 strikeouts this season. Dickey is 6-2 with a 3.78 ERA and 50 strikeouts in his career against the Tigers.
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The Detroit Tigers look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Tigers have scored 15 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last seven games. The Tigers have split their last six games when scoring more than three runs. Miguel Cabrera leads Detroit with 97 hits and 54 RBI while J.D. Martinez and Yoenis Cespedes have combined for 96 RBI. The Detroit Tigers have lost five of their last eight home games. David Price takes the hill, and he’s 7-2 with a 2.62 ERA and 100 strikeouts this season. Price is 15-2 with a 2.47 ERA and 119 strikeouts in his career against the Blue Jays.
The Blue Jays are 0-5 in their last 5 during game 2 of a series and 8-20 in Dickeys last 28 road starts. The Tigers are 2-5 in their last 7 during game 2 of a series and 16-5 in Prices last 21 starts. The Blue Jays are 4-2 in the last 6 meetings in Detroit.
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