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Tigers vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 28

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Tigers vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 28

Odds updated as of 2:11 PM

Wednesday's slate in the MLB includes a matchup between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Detroit Tigers.

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Pirates vs Tigers Game Info

  • Pittsburgh Pirates (25-29) vs. Detroit Tigers (26-27)
  • Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2024
  • Time: 4:10 PM ET
  • Venue: Comerica Park -- Detroit, Michigan
  • Coverage: BSDET

Pirates vs Tigers Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: PIT: (-134) | DET: (+114)
  • Spread: PIT: -1.5 (+130) | DET: +1.5 (-156)
  • Total: 7.5 -- Over: (-122) | Under: (-100)

Pirates vs Tigers Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Paul Skenes (Pirates) - 1-0, 2.25 ERA vs Keider Montero (Tigers) - 0-0, 0.00 ERA

This contest's pitching matchup is set, as the Pirates will send Paul Skenes (1-0) to the mound, while Keider Montero will take the ball for the Tigers. Skenes and his team have a record of 2-1-0 against the spread when he starts. Skenes' team is 1-1 this season when he starts and they're favored on the moneyline. Montero's team was never a moneyline underdog a season ago in games he pitched.

Pirates vs Tigers Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Tigers win (55.6%)

Pirates vs Tigers Moneyline

  • The Pirates vs Tigers moneyline has Pittsburgh as a -134 favorite, while Detroit is a +114 underdog at home.

Pirates vs Tigers Spread

  • The Tigers are +1.5 on the run line against the Pirates. The Tigers are -156 to cover, and the Pirates are +130.

Pirates vs Tigers Over/Under

  • The over/under for Pirates-Tigers on May 29 is 7.5. The over is -122, and the under is -100.

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Pirates vs Tigers Betting Trends

  • The Pirates have won in six, or 31.6%, of the 19 contests they have been named as odds-on favorites in this year.
  • This season Pittsburgh has come away with a win four times in nine chances when named as a favorite of at least -134 on the moneyline.
  • The Pirates and their opponents have hit the over in 24 of their 52 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season.
  • The Pirates have posted a record of 27-25-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Tigers have won 13 of the 27 games they were listed as the moneyline underdog this season (48.1%).
  • Detroit has a 6-5 record (winning 54.5% of its games) when it has played as a moneyline underdog of +114 or longer.
  • The Tigers have had an over/under set by bookmakers 52 times, and have combined with opponents to go over the total in 28 of those games (28-23-1).
  • The Tigers have covered 44.2% of their games this season, going 23-29-0 against the spread.

Pirates Player Leaders

  • Bryan Reynolds has an OPS of .763, fueled by an OBP of .339 and a team-best slugging percentage of .424 this season. He has a .263 batting average.
  • Among all qualifying batters, he is 53rd in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks 48th, and he is 63rd in slugging.
  • Reynolds hopes to build on a five-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last five games he is hitting .391 with two home runs and six RBI.
  • Connor Joe leads Pittsburgh with 47 hits and an OBP of .351 this season. He's batting .280 and slugging .458.
  • He ranks 29th in batting average, 34th in on-base percentage and 42nd in slugging among qualifying hitters.
  • Joe enters this game looking to extend his four-game hit streak. During his last five outings he is batting .300 with two doubles and two walks.
  • Andrew McCutchen has collected 36 base hits, an OBP of .332 and a slugging percentage of .384 this season.
  • Oneil Cruz has seven home runs, 19 RBI and a batting average of .247 this season.

Tigers Player Leaders

  • Riley Greene has racked up a team-best slugging percentage (.429) and paces the Tigers in hits (44). He's batting .230 and with an on-base percentage of .333.
  • Including all the qualifying hitters in the big leagues, his batting average is 112th, his on-base percentage is 53rd, and he is 57th in slugging.
  • Mark Canha has a .360 OBP to lead his team. He has a batting average of .244 while slugging .407.
  • He is currently 88th in batting average, 23rd in on-base percentage and 85th in slugging percentage among all qualifying hitters.
  • Matthew Vierling is batting .278 with five doubles, four triples, five home runs and seven walks.
  • Spencer Torkelson is batting .218 with 15 doubles, four home runs and 16 walks.

Pirates vs Tigers Head to Head

  • 8/2/2023: 6-3 DET (Favorite: Tigers, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -126, Underdog Moneyline: +108)
  • 8/1/2023: 4-1 PIT (Favorite: Pirates, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -122, Underdog Moneyline: +104)
  • 5/16/2023: 4-0 DET (Favorite: Tigers, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -126, Underdog Moneyline: +108)
  • 5/17/2023: 8-0 PIT (Favorite: Tigers, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -174, Underdog Moneyline: +146)
  • 6/8/2022: 3-1 DET (Favorite: Pirates, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -118, Underdog Moneyline: -100)
  • 5/4/2022: 7-2 PIT (Favorite: Tigers, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -134, Underdog Moneyline: +114)
  • 5/4/2022: 3-2 DET (Favorite: Tigers, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -158, Underdog Moneyline: +134)
  • 4/9/2024: 5-3 DET (Favorite: Pirates, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -120, Underdog Moneyline: +102)
  • 4/8/2024: 7-4 PIT (Favorite: Pirates, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -132, Underdog Moneyline: +112)

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