Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers - 9/10/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Detroit Tigers (64-74) at Cleveland Indians (67-70)
MLB Baseball: Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:10 pm (Progressive Field)
A Simon (12-9) (4.86) vs. D Salazar (12-8) (3.54)
The Line: Cleveland Indians -200 / Detroit Tigers +190 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Detrot, SportsTime Ohio
The Cleveland Indians conclude their series with the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field.
The Detroit Tigers have an outside shot at reaching .500 but they have to keep playing well going forward. The Tigers were heading in the right direction with wins in three of four before suffering an 8-0loss to visiting Tampa Bay on Wednesday night. Starter Kyle Lobstein was charged with five runs on seven hits including a pair of long balls to absorb the loss. The potent Tigers attack logged seven hits with Anthony Gose posting two hits. The Tigers go with Alfredo Simon on the bump in the series finale’ against Cleveland. Simon defeated the Indians last time out by a 6-0 count with two hits allowed over seven frames.
USA TODAY Sports
The Cleveland Indians have closed to within three games of the .500 mark so that’s is their goal. The Indians moved a step closer to their goal with a 6-4 win at the White Sox on Wednesday Starter Josh Tomlin threw just well enough to win with three runs scored on three solo homers. The Tribe hammered out 12 hits with Francisco Lindor going 3-5 with a homer and a pair of runs Jose Ramirez cracked a solo bomb. The Indians are scheduled to start Danny Salazar to the mound to oppose Detroit for the second straight time. Salazar was hit hard in a 6-0 defeat with all six runs plated on eight hits in 3.2 innings.
The over is 7-2-1 in Detroit’s last 10 overall and the Tigers are 5-13 in their last 18 overall while the over is 28-11-2 in their last 41 road games. The over is 10-2 in Cleveland’s last 12 home games while the Indiansare 9-2 in their last 11 Thursday games and are 8-2 in their last 10 games on grass. Detroit are 20-6 in the last 26 meetings in Cleveland and the over is 24-9 in the last 33 meetings. Carrasco has been crushed in two prior starts versus Detroit so this might be asking for too much…