Detroit Tigers (28-44) vs. San Francisco Giants (39-33)
June 28, 2022 9:45 pm EDT
The Line: San Francisco Giants -198 / Detroit Tigers +164; Over/Under: +7
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The Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants meet Tuesday in MLB action at Oracle Park. The Detroit Tigers look for a win after splitting their last 8 games. The San Francisco Giants need a win after losing 6 of their last 8 games.
The Detroit Tigers have scored 18 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 6 of their last 8 games. The Tigers have won 5 of their last 8 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Miguel Cabrera leads the Tigers with 67 hits and 23 RBI, while Jonathan Schoop and Javier Baez have combined for 101 hits and 46 RBI. Tarik Skubal gets the ball, and he is 5-5 with a 3.63 ERA and 84 strikeouts this season. This will be Skubal’s first career game against the Giants.
The San Francisco Giants have scored 14 runs in their last 3 games and 3 or fewer runs in 7 of their last 11 games. The Giants have lost 5 straight games when scoring 3 or fewer runs. Thairo Estrada leads the Giants with 63 hits and 31 RBI, while Wilmer Flores and Mike Yastrzemski have combined for 111 hits and 68 RBI. Carlos Rodon gets the ball, and he is 6-4 with a 2.70 ERA and 101 strikeouts this season. Rodon is 4-2 with a 5.33 ERA and 60 strikeouts in his career against the Tigers.
The Tigers are 9-22 in their last 31 road games and 4-10 in their last 14 overall. The Giants are 23-9 in their last 32 games following an off day and 1-4 in their last 5 overall. The under is 36-17-3 in Tigers last 56 road games. The under is 7-3-2 in Giants last 12 home games. The Tigers are 2-6 in the last 8 meetings in San Francisco and 3-7 in the last 10 meetings.
Tarik Skubal has been a disaster this month, allowing 29 hits and 18 runs in 27.2 innings. Carlos Rodon has given up 17 hits and 4 earned runs in his last 30 innings, and he has a 2.18 ERA and .193 allowed batting average at home. The San Francisco Giants are due for a bounce back performance, and they have a clear edge on the mound here. Give me the Giants and the RL for max betting value.