The Detroit Tigers have managed to pick up the victory in three of Anibal Sanchez’s four career starts against the New York Yankees as those two teams hit the diamond together once again on Thursday in baseball odds action at the sportsbooks.
However, Sanchez is just 1-2 with a 7.71 ERA on the season, getting rocked for nine runs over just 3 1-3 innings of work in his last outing against the White Sox. Masahiro Tanaka (2-1, 3.94 ERA) will start for New York on Thursday; he beat the Rays (zero runs in seven innings) in his last outing.
New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Baseball betting odds makers, including BetOnline, opened the Detroit Tigers as -121 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under total bettors saw the number open at 8 at shops such as Bodog.
Computer Prediction: New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Pick
Odds – VSB
computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.9-4.6 win for the Yankees on Thursday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Detroit (11-4) will face the 8-7 Yankees in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs New York injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Detroit Tigers rated this week at No. 4 and the New York Yankees sitting at No. 8.
How New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Stats Match Up
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Detroit Tigers No. 6-ranked scoring average of 5.07 runs per game, against a New York Yankees offense rated No. 2 and scoring 5.53 runs per game. The Tigers have averaged 10.07 hits per game to date this season, more than the Yankees hitters have managed (8.6 per nine innings).
Comparing defensive stats, New York owns the No. 7-rated road mark, allowing 3.44 runs per game on the highway. Detroit, on the other hand, rates No. 8 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Yankees grabbed a win last time out, defeating David Price and the Tigers 13-4 on Wednesday at Comerica Park.
New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends
NY Yankees is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of NY Yankees’s last 14 games
NY Yankees is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of NY Yankees’s last 11 games on the road
Detroit is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
Detroit is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit’s last 10 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit’s last 6 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Next Betting Matchups
New York home to New York, Friday, April 24th
Detroit home to Cleveland, Friday, April 24th