Detroit Tigers VS Cleveland Indians

MLB Baseball 01:10 PM ET

Tuesday

08/16/2020

FSDT, STOH

Spread: Cleveland Indians -141

Over/Under: 9

Cleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers 8/16/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

Cleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers 8/16/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

Cleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers 8/16/2020 Picks Predictions Previews
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The Cleveland Indians will be batting balls against the Detroit Tigers at the Comerica Park in Detroit on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at 1:10 PM ET. Cleveland comes into this match-up to finish this three-game weekend series with a sweep. Meanwhile, Detroit will try to snatch this game to avoid a 0-3 win-loss record in this series. The Cleveland Indians, with 12-9 standing and .571 in the series, 5th place behind the Orioles in the American League  are in 2nd place behind the Twins in the AL Central Division. The Detroit Tigers are in 3rd place in the AL Central Division, with a .500 team percentage and 9-9 standing and are in 9th place behind the Astros in the American League.

Cleveland needs some firepower from their arsenal to sweep this series. Jose Ramirez recorded a double, two hits, two RBIs and a run, as one of the Tribe’s offensive standout. Starting Pitcher Shane Bieber scored three hits, 11 strikeouts and a walk in 7.0 innings of that winning effort. Cleveland appointed Adam Plutko to start Sunday’s finale, and he is 1-1 in two starts this season with a 2.45 ERA and 7 strikeouts in 11.0 innings overall. Plutko posted a 12-11 record with a 4.93 ERA and 148 Ks in 200.2 frames.

Cleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers Predictions 8/16/2020

Detroit’s starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull failed to maintain his good start on Saturday and has given up the game. Turnbull recorded only six hits, four walks and three earned for the loss. JaCoby Jones scored only an additional lone RBI of his own. Michael Fulmer will start Sunday’s do-or-die game with a 6.35 ERA and 4 strikeouts record in 5.2 innings. In playing his major league career, Fulmer is 24-31 with a 3.84 ERA and 360 Ks in 461.2 innings played.

The Indians have Catcher R. Perez on an injured shoulder, Starting Pitcher M. Clevinger and Z. Plesac, both under quarantine. The Tigers recorded 7 key players on their injured list. Starting Pitchers J. Zimmerman and D. Agrazal both with an injured forearm, Relief Pitcher B. Farmer (groin), First Baseman C. Cron (knee), and Shortstops S. Alcantara and I. Paredes, Center Fielder D. Cameron with undisclosed status, will not play in today’s contest.

Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers. The MLB Pick for this match is Cleveland -141. The Indians are 7-3 SU in their last 10 match-ups, and 9-0 SU in their last 9 outings when playing on the road against Detroit. The totals went UNDER in 10 of Cleveland’s last 12 contests against an opponent in the American League. The Tigers are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games, and 0-9 SU in their last 9 outings when playing at home against the Tribe. The totals went UNDER in 10 of Detroit’s last 15 match-ups against an opponent in the American League. The prediction, Cleveland will win -141 to a predicted score of 6-4.

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Cleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers 8/16/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

MLB Starting Time: 1:10 PM ET

Location: Comerica Park in Detroit, MI

Date: Sunday, August 16, 2020

TV: FSDT, STOH

MLB Odds: Cleveland Indians -141

MLB Totals: 9

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