Detroit Tigers vs Houston Astros Betting Odds & Game Analysis | September 13


By Claudio Fortuna | September 13, 2022 12:54 PM

The Houston Astros visit the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park, taking the field at 6:40pm ET on Tuesday September 13th, 6:40pm ET. The Detroit Tigers are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Houston Astros and Detroit Tigers.

Detroit and Houston Betting Info

  • The Tigers have lost each of their last nine games against AL West Division opponents that held a winning record.
  • Seven of the last eight games between the Astros and Tigers have gone UNDER the total runs line.

Houston Astros Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .246
Team OBP .320
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 2.95
Team WHIP 1.10
Starters ERA 3.03
Starters WHIP 1.08

Key Players for Houston

  • Thomas Pressly: 3.26 ERA, 11.17 K/9, 0.93 WHIP
  • Hunter Brown: 0.00 ERA, 7.50 K/9, 0.67 WHIP
  • Phillip Maton: 3.95 ERA, 9.55 K/9, 1.28 WHIP
  • Martín Maldonado: .174 Batting Avg, .243 OBP, .332 SLG, .575 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Yordan Alvarez: .293 Batting Avg, .401 OBP, .589 SLG, .990 OPS, 81 Runs
  • Joseph Mancini: .198 Batting Avg, .289 OBP, .425 SLG, .714 OPS, 14 Runs
  • Yulieski Gurriel: .243 Batting Avg, .292 OBP, .363 SLG, .655 OPS, 48 Runs
  • Chas McCormick: .236 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .411 SLG, .732 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Jeremy Peña: .253 Batting Avg, .288 OBP, .411 SLG, .699 OPS, 59 Runs
  • Jose Altuve: .291 Batting Avg, .377 OBP, .516 SLG, .893 OPS, 86 Runs
  • Kyle Tucker: .258 Batting Avg, .333 OBP, .474 SLG, .807 OPS, 64 Runs
  • Alexander Bregman: .268 Batting Avg, .378 OBP, .474 SLG, .852 OPS, 85 Runs

Detroit Tigers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .230
Team OBP .286
AVG Runs Scored 3.3
Team ERA 4.13
Team WHIP 1.30
Starters ERA 4.65
Starters WHIP 1.34

Key Players for Detroit

  • Gregory Soto: 3.53 ERA, 9.53 K/9, 1.37 WHIP
  • Joseph Wentz: 4.05 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 0.98 WHIP
  • Garrett Hill: 3.83 ERA, 5.23 K/9, 1.30 WHIP
  • Tucker Barnhart: .211 Batting Avg, .278 OBP, .255 SLG, .533 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Ednel Báez: .231 Batting Avg, .273 OBP, .370 SLG, .643 OPS, 52 Runs
  • Jeimer Candelario: .203 Batting Avg, .264 OBP, .354 SLG, .618 OPS, 45 Runs
  • Riley Greene: .257 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .377 SLG, .696 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Kerry Carpenter: .275 Batting Avg, .338 OBP, .536 SLG, .874 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Victor Reyes: .270 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .367 SLG, .670 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Willi Castro: .243 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .357 SLG, .643 OPS, 43 Runs
  • Harold Castro: .273 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .385 SLG, .689 OPS, 35 Runs
  • Akil Baddoo: .181 Batting Avg, .261 OBP, .210 SLG, .471 OPS, 16 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Tigers and Astros, the Tigers won none and the Astros won five times. Their most recent matchup on September 12, 2022 ended 7-0 with the Houston Astros taking the win.

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