Predictions for Astros vs. Tigers: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 16

Sunday’s game between the Houston Astros (32-39) and the Detroit Tigers (34-36) at Minute Maid Park has a good chance to be a tight matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 4-3, with the Astros coming out on top. Game time is at 2:10 PM ET on June 16.

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Astros vs. Tigers Matchup Info

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Astros vs. Tigers Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Astros 4, Tigers 3
  • Total Prediction: Under 8 runs

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Astros vs. Tigers Betting Lines

Astros vs Tigers Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Astros -167 +140 8 -110 -110

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Astros Betting Insights

  • Houston has won 25, or 46.3%, of the 54 contests it has been named as the odds-on favorite in this year.
  • This season, the Astros have come away with a win 12 times in 18 chances when named as a favorite of at least -167 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • Houston and its opponents have hit the over in 26 of 71 games with a total set by oddsmakers this season.
  • The Astros played as the moneyline favorite in 12 of their past 15 games, and they went 6-6 in those matchups.
  • In its past 15 matchups (all 15 of them had set totals), Houston and its opponents combined to hit the over five times.

Tigers Betting Insights

  • Detroit has compiled a 17-19 record in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 47.2% of those games).
  • The Tigers are 1-4 (winning just 20% of their games) when they have played as a moneyline underdog of +140 or longer.
  • Detroit has had an over/under set by oddsmakers 69 times, and it has combined with opponents to go over the total in 41 of those games (41-26-2).
  • The Tigers have played as underdogs in 10 of their past 15 games and won five of those contests.
  • In its past 15 games with a total, Detroit and its opponents have combined to hit the over 10 times.

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Astros vs. Tigers Probable Pitchers

Astros’ Starting Pitcher: Ronel Blanco

  • The 30-year-old has an ERA of 2.67 and 8.5 strikeouts per nine innings, with a batting average against of .178 in 12 games this season.
  • When Ronel Blanco starts a game and his team is the favorite on the moneyline, they have a record of 6-3.
  • Blanco’s team has won nine of his 12 starts this season.
  • Games Blanco has started this season hit the over two times in 12 chances.

Tigers’ Starting Pitcher: Kenta Maeda

  • Over 11 games this season, the 36-year-old has a 5.89 ERA and 7.1 strikeouts per nine innings, while allowing a batting average of .266 to opposing hitters.
  • The Tigers have been the underdog on the moneyline in eight of Maeda’s starts this season, and they went 4-4 in those games.
  • Maeda’s team has a 5-6 record in his starts this season.
  • Kenta Maeda has had 11 starts with a set total this season, and the teams combined to go over the total in seven of those games.

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Astros’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 32-39
Home 18-19
Road 14-20
One-Run Games 5-14
Scoring 5+ Runs 25-4

Tigers’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 34-36
Home 16-19
Road 18-17
One-Run Games 11-11
Scoring 5+ Runs 24-4

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