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Detroit Tigers vs. Oakland Athletics

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The Detroit Tigers and the Oakland Athletics will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at O.co Coliseum.

The Tigers will trot Justin Verlander out to the mound in this one. Righthander Verlander has a 18-8 record and a 2.60 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Athletics will be Jarrod Parker. The righthander has a 3.45 ERA to go along with a 13-9 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Tigers listed as 130-moneyline favorites versus the Athletics, while the game’s total is sitting at 6½.

Detroit lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Athletics on October 10. Bettors who backed the Athletics at -108 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Team records:
Detroit: 88-74 SU
Oakland: 94-68 SU

Detroit most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

Oakland most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
After playing Detroit are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
Detroit is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit’s last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit’s last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Oakland
Oakland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oakland is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland’s last 6 games at home

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Dirty has been an employee or owner of some of the top online sports gambling forums since 1998. He worked at EOG.com from it's inception until 2008 when he left and opened GamblingIQ and then in 2012 opened Handicappers Hidaway. He has written hundreds af articles over the years and always has his "Dirty Dozen" College Football poll up starting the first week of October.
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