The Detroit Tigers (28-44) will visit the San Francisco Giants (39-33), Tuesday at 9:45 PM ET, in the first of a two-game series.
The Giants are favored (-175 moneyline odds) when they host the Tigers (+150). The Giants will start Carlos Rodon (6-4) versus the Tigers and Tarik Skubal (5-5).
The Giants lost 10-3 to the Reds Tuesday, with Anthony DeSclafani (2 2/3 innings, giving up seven earned runs on seven hits while striking out one) on the line for the loss. Mike Yastrzemski went 1-for-4 with a home run and an RBI to lead the Giants offensively in the defeat.
The Tigers suffered an 11-7 loss to the Diamondbacks Tuesday. Eric Haase (2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI) led the way offensively, while Will Vest got the loss on the mound after going one inning, giving up five earned runs on four hits.
To prepare for the Giants vs. Tigers matchup, here’s what you need to get ready for Tuesday’s baseball action.
San Francisco Giants vs. Detroit Tigers Odds and Betting Lines
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Favorite: Giants (-175, bet $175 to win $100)
Underdog: Tigers (+150, bet $100 to win $150)
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Giants Stats and Trends
Giants Betting Records
The Giants have entered the game as favorites 54 times this season and won 32, or 59.3%, of those games.
San Francisco has a record of 11-9 in games where bookmakers favor them by at least -175 on the moneyline.
The implied probability of a win from the Giants, based on the moneyline, is 63.6%.
San Francisco and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 35 of their 73 opportunities.
The Giants are 37-35-0 ATS in their 72 games with a spread this season.
Carlos Rodón (Giants Probable Starter)
The Giants will hand the ball to Rodon (6-4) for his 15th start of the season.
The left-hander’s last start was on Wednesday, when he tossed 7 2/3 innings while giving up one earned run on three hits in a matchup with the Atlanta Braves.
The 29-year-old has pitched in 14 games this season with a 2.70 ERA and 11.4 strikeouts per nine innings with a batting average against of .203.
He’s looking to extend his three-game quality start streak.
Rodon has pitched five or more innings in three straight games and will look to extend that streak.
The Tigers rank 27th in MLB with a .226 batting average this season. They have a team slugging percentage that ranks 29th in the league (.330) and 41 home runs.
The 29-year-old ranks 14th in ERA (2.70), 21st in WHIP (1.088), and fourth in K/9 (11.4) among qualified pitchers in the majors this year.
Giants Batting Stats
The Giants rank eighth in Major League Baseball with 90 home runs.
Hitters for the Giants have a combined .404 slugging percentage this season, which ranks ninth in MLB.
San Francisco has a team batting average of .240 this season, which ranks 16th among MLB teams.
The Giants have scored the fifth-most runs in the league this season with 352.
San Francisco has an on-base percentage of .322 this season, which ranks sixth in the league.
The Giants rank 20th in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 8.7 whiffs per contest.
Tigers Stats and Trends
Tigers Betting Records
The Tigers have won in 21, or 37.5%, of the 56 contests they have been named as odds-on underdogs in this year.
This year, Detroit has won five of 22 games when listed as at least +150 or worse on the moneyline.
Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Tigers have a 40% chance of pulling out a win.
Detroit’s games have gone over the total in 25 of their 72 opportunities.
The Tigers have posted a record of 33-39-0 against the spread this season.
Tarik Skubal (Tigers Probable Starter)
Skubal (5-5) takes the mound first for the Tigers in his 15th start of the season. He’s put together a 3.40 ERA in 79 1/3 innings pitched, with 84 strikeouts.
His last time out came on Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox, when the lefty tossed 4 2/3 innings, surrendering six earned runs while giving up six hits.
In 14 games this season, the 25-year-old has an ERA of 3.40, with 9.5 strikeouts per nine innings. Opponents are batting .242 against him.
Skubal has recorded seven quality starts this year.
Skubal has put up 11 starts this campaign that he pitched five or more innings.
He will face a Giants offense that ranks fifth in the league with 352 total runs scored while batting .240 as a unit. His opponent has a collective .404 slugging percentage (ninth in MLB action) and has hit a total of 90 home runs (eighth in the league).
The 25-year-old’s 3.40 ERA ranks 34th, 1.122 WHIP ranks 26th, and 9.5 K/9 ranks 15th among qualifying pitchers this season.
Tigers Batting Stats
The Tigers have hit 41 home runs this season, the lowest total in baseball.
So far this year, the Tigers are slugging .330, the second-lowest average in the league.
Detroit’s .226 batting average ranks 27th in MLB.
The Tigers are the lowest scoring team in MLB play averaging 3.0 runs per game (216 total).
Detroit is 29th in the league with an on-base percentage of .282.
The Tigers strike out 8.4 times per game to rank 14th in the league.
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Giants vs. Tigers: Live Streaming Info & Game Time
Game Day: Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Game Time: 9:45 PM ET
Stadium: Oracle Park
TV Channel: NBC Sports Networks
Live Stream: fuboTV (Watch for free)
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