Tigers vs Rangers Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 27

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  • The Tigers (48-78) are -105 favorites vs the Rangers (58-67)
  • Tigers starting pitcher: Eduardo Rodriguez (2-3), 3.88 ERA
  • Rangers starting pitcher: Dallas Keuchel (2-7), 8.52 ERA
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The Detroit Tigers (-105) visit Globe Life Field to take on the Texas Rangers (-115) on Saturday, August 27, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05pm EDT in Arlington.

The Tigers are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+155).

The Tigers vs Rangers Over/Under is 8 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Tigers are 46-78 against the spread (ATS), while the Rangers are 69-53 ATS.

Tigers vs. Rangers Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Tigers-1.5 +155O 8 -105-105
Rangers +1.5 -190U 8 -115-115

Tigers vs Rangers Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Rangers will win Saturday‘s matchup with 60.7% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Tigers and Rangers and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Tigers Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Tigers players for Saturday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Miguel Cabrera has hit the Hits Under in 10 of his last 11 away games (+12.55 Units / 85% ROI)
  • Akil Baddoo has hit the Singles Over in 11 of his last 16 games (+10.70 Units / 67% ROI)
  • Miguel Cabrera has hit the Total Bases Under in his last 9 away games (+10.50 Units / 74% ROI)
  • Harold Castro has hit the Runs Under in 19 of his last 23 away games (+10.50 Units / 21% ROI)
  • Jeimer Candelario has hit the Singles Under in 11 of his last 12 away games (+9.40 Units / 49% ROI)

Best Rangers Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Rangers players for Saturday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Adolis Garcia has hit the Hits Over in 31 of his last 36 games (+24.15 Units / 34% ROI)
  • Martin Perez has hit the Strikeouts Over in 21 of his last 24 games (+19.10 Units / 66% ROI)
  • Adolis Garcia has hit the Singles Over in 24 of his last 37 games at home (+16.95 Units / 46% ROI)
  • Nate Lowe has hit the Total Bases Over in 52 of his last 86 games (+16.65 Units / 14% ROI)
  • Marcus Semien has hit the Hits Under in 32 of his last 61 games at home (+14.75 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the Game Total Under in 38 of their last 63 away games (+16.35 Units / 23% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 40 of their last 72 games (+8.35 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 22 of their last 39 away games (+7.30 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 5 of their last 8 games (+4.70 Units / 59% ROI)
  • The Detroit Tigers have covered the Run Line in 3 of their last 5 away games (+0.65 Units / 10% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 45 of their last 86 games (+8.05 Units / 9% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in their last 6 games (+6.25 Units / 98% ROI)
  • The Texas Rangers have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 4 of their last 5 games (+3.65 Units / 61% ROI)

Tigers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Tigers have gone 56-68 against the Run Line (-21.7 Units / -13.97% ROI).

  • 46-78 when betting on the Moneyline for -16.5 Units / -12.63% ROI
  • 43-70 when betting on the total runs Over for -33.25 Units / -24.38% ROI
  • 70-43 when betting on the total runs Under for +23.25 Units / 16.96% ROI

Rangers Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Tigers have gone 69-53 against the Run Line (+11.6 Units / 7.32% ROI).

  • 55-67 when betting on the Moneyline for -10.5 Units / -7.49% ROI
  • 60-52 when betting on the total runs Over for +3.4 Units / 2.52% ROI
  • 52-60 when betting on the total runs Under for -13.4 Units / -9.99% ROI

The average home run distance against Eduardo Rodriguez against right-handed batters since the start of last season is 378.2 feet — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 142 total IP; League Avg: 399.3

The average home run distance against Eduardo Rodriguez against right-handed batters since the start of 2020 is 378.2 feet — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 172 total IP; League Avg: 400.0

Opponents have a line drive rate of just 17% (41/234) against Eduardo Rodriguez on non-fastballs since the start of last season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 142 total IP; League Avg: 23% — 100th Percentile.

Eduardo Rodriguez has allowed an average Exit Velocity of just 85.7 MPH on the road since the start of last season (321 balls in play) — 4th best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 142 total IP; League Avg: 88.7

Dallas Keuchel: Rangers Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

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Tigers Keys to the Game vs. the Rangers

The Tigers are just 5-54 (.085) when allowing 5 or more runs this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .201.

The Tigers are just 5-36 (.122) when allowing 10 or more hits this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .275.

The Tigers are just 20-43 (.317) on the road this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .471.

The Tigers are just 48-70 (.407) when allowing 5 or more extra base hits this season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .533.

Rangers Keys to the Game vs. the Tigers

The Rangers are just 46-8 (.852) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .916.

The Rangers are 9-8 (.529) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — 9th best in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Rangers are just 28-34 (.452) at home this season — 9th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .529.

The Rangers are 34-6 (.850) when totaling 10 or more hits this season — 6th best in MLB; League Avg: .725.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .590 (3,372 PA’s) against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .705.

Tigers hitters have an OBP of just .273 (3,372 PA’s) against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .311.

Tigers hitters are slugging just .317 against RHP this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .394.

Tigers hitters have an OPS of just .591 (1,426 PA’s) in innings 7-9 this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .685.

Rangers hitters have an OPS of just .648 (3,534 PA’s) in the first 3 innings since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .725.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .299 (7,445 PA’s) against RHP since the start of last season — tied for 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .313.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .300 (10,636 PA’s) since the start of last season — tied for 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .315.

Rangers hitters have an OBP of just .302 (3,414 PA’s) against RHP this season — tied for 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .311.

Tigers pitchers have walked 101 of 1,101 batters (9%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — tied for 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

The Tigers pitchers have allowed their opponents to score first in 62% of their games on the road this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 47%.

Opponents have a miss rate of just 23% against Tigers pitchers this season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Tigers pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 39% with two-strikes since the start of last season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 106 of 1,115 batters (10%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning this season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 7%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of 46% against Rangers pitchers this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Rangers pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 20% when facing the leadoff batter in the inning since the start of last season — tied for 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

Rangers pitchers have walked 439 of 4,745 batters (9%) this season — 3rd highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Rangers vs. Tigers Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Elijah White (Rangers): Wrist, D60
  • Spencer Howard (Rangers): Shoulder, D15
  • Mitchell Garver (Rangers): Forearm, D60
  • Jonathan Gray (Rangers): Side, D15
  • Joseph Barlow (Rangers): Finger, D15
  • Cole Ragans (Rangers): Calf, D15
  • Casey Mize (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Jacob Rogers (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Jonathan Schoop (Tigers): Ankle, D10
  • Rony García (Tigers): Bicep, D15
  • Tarik Skubal (Tigers): Arm, D60
  • Spencer Turnbull (Tigers): Elbow, D60
  • Austin Meadows (Tigers): Achilles , D10
  • Beau Brieske (Tigers): Forearm, D60
  • Michael Pineda (Tigers): Triceps, D15
  • Kyle Funkhouser (Tigers): Shoulder, D60

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