Milwaukee Brewers vs. Detroit Tigers: Best Odds and Preview for September 14, 2021

By BestOdds Analyst | September 13, 2021, 3:49 pm

Avisail Garcia leads the Milwaukee Brewers (89-55) into a contest with the Detroit Tigers (68-76) following his two-home run showing in an 11-1 win over the Indians. The Brewers are favored (-220) for this game against the underdog Tigers (+189), which starts at 6:40 PM ET on Tuesday.

Freddy Peralta starts for Milwaukee while Detroit will counter with Wily Peralta.

Best Odds for Milwaukee Brewers vs Detroit Tigers

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances to win the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the MLB matchup between the Milwaukee Brewers and Detroit Tigers.

Brewers Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Brewers have been favorites in 113 games this season and have come away with the win 71 times (62.8%) in those contests.
  • Milwaukee and their opponents have hit the over in 65 of their 144 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season.
  • The Brewers have scored 673 runs this season, which ranks 10th in MLB.
  • Milwaukee has competed as the favorite in nine of its past 10 games and has gone 7-2 in those matchups.
  • In their previous 10 matchups with a total posted by oddsmakers, the Brewers and their foes are 6-4 when it comes to hitting the over.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • Freddy Peralta (9-4) is trying for his 10th victory when he takes the mound first for the Brewers in his 25th start of the season. He’s put together a 2.69 ERA in 127 innings pitched, with 172 strikeouts.
  • The right-hander’s most recent time out came on Wednesday against the Phillies, when he tossed 3 2/3 innings, surrendering one earned run while giving up four hits.
  • Peralta’s team has won 17 of his 24 starts.
  • Peralta has started 24 games with a total set by sportsbooks this season. The teams have combined to hit the over in 10 of them.

Key Players

Eduardo Escobar 30 .293 .359 .509 5 16 34
Avisaíl García 122 .269 .331 .498 27 82 115
Kolten Wong 99 .281 .340 .464 13 44 108
Omar Narváez 110 .282 .356 .432 11 47 98
Luis Urías 133 .251 .336 .448 20 65 111
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Tigers Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Tigers have gone 55-66 in games they were the underdog on the moneyline (winning 45.5% of those games).
  • Detroit has had an over/under set by oddsmakers 144 times, and has combined with opponents to go over the total in 63 of those games (63-75-6).
  • The Tigers are the 18th-highest scoring team in MLB action averaging 4.4 runs per game (633 total).
  • Detroit has a 5-4 record over the nine games it was the underdog on the moneyline in its last 10 matchups.
  • In their last 10 outings — all of which had a set run total — the Tigers and their opponents combined to go over the total six times.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • Wily Peralta (3-3 with a 3.60 ERA and 44 strikeouts in 70 innings pitched) makes the start for the Tigers, his 15th of the season.
  • In his last time out on Tuesday, the righty tossed four innings against the Pirates, giving up one earned run while surrendering six hits.
  • In Peralta’s 14 starts, his team is 7-7.
  • Peralta’s starts with a set total this season have gone over the run total in six of 14 games.

Key Players

Dustin Garneau 10 .265 .286 .647 3 5 9
Jeimer Candelario 134 .275 .349 .449 14 61 139
Robbie Grossman 138 .242 .355 .432 23 65 121
Akil Baddoo 102 .260 .327 .455 12 49 93
Eric Haase 84 .236 .291 .488 21 55 70

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