Predictions for Guardians vs. Tigers: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – July 8

Monday’s game at Comerica Park has the Cleveland Guardians (56-32) matching up with the Detroit Tigers (42-48) at 6:40 PM ET (on July 8). Our computer prediction projects a close 6-5 win for the Guardians, so it should be a competitive matchup.

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Guardians vs. Tigers Matchup Info

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Guardians vs. Tigers Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Guardians 6, Tigers 5
  • Total Prediction: Over 8.5 runs

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Guardians vs. Tigers Betting Lines

Guardians vs Tigers Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Guardians -143 +120 8.5 -110 -110

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Guardians Betting Insights

  • Cleveland has come away with 40 wins in the 58 contests it has been listed as the favorite in this season.
  • This year, the Guardians have won 15 of 24 games when listed as at least -143 or better on the moneyline.
  • Cleveland’s games have gone over the total in 44 of 88 opportunities.
  • The Guardians had a 7-3 record in the 10 games they were favored on the moneyline over their last 15 matchups.
  • Over its past 15 outings (all had set totals), Cleveland combined with its opponents to hit the over on the run total nine times.

Tigers Betting Insights

  • Detroit has won 22 of the 49 games it was the underdog on the moneyline this season (44.9%).
  • The Tigers have a 5-12 record (winning just 29.4% of their games) when playing as a moneyline underdog of +120 or longer.
  • Detroit has played in 89 games with a set over/under, and it has combined with opponents to go over the total 48 times (48-38-3).
  • The Tigers have played as underdogs in nine of their past 15 games and won five of those contests.
  • In its past 15 games with a total, Detroit and its opponents are 7-7-1 when it comes to hitting the over.

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Guardians vs. Tigers Probable Pitchers

Guardians’ Starting Pitcher: Gavin Williams

  • He has pitched in one game this season with an ERA of 11.25, a batting average against of .368 and 4.5 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • Gavin Williams’ team lost his only start as a favorite this season.
  • Williams’ team lost in his only start this season.
  • The only game started by Williams with a total this season hit the over.

Tigers’ Starting Pitcher: Keider Montero

  • In three games this season, he has put up a 6.60 ERA and averages 9 strikeouts per nine innings while opposing batters are hitting .271 against him.
  • The Tigers were the underdog on the moneyline for two Keider Montero starts this season — they split the games.
  • His team split the two games he’s appeared in this season.
  • Montero’s two starts with a total this season both went over.

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Guardians’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 56-32
Home 30-11
Road 26-21
One-Run Games 16-10
Scoring 5+ Runs 42-6

Tigers’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 42-48
Home 19-22
Road 23-26
One-Run Games 14-14
Scoring 5+ Runs 30-5

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