Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers tonight at 7:05 PM ET is the final game of a three game set that Boston leads 2-0. Detroit (14-20 SU) will send to the hill Armando Galarraga (3-1, 1.88) against Boston’s Clay Buchholz (2-2, 3.71). SBGglobal.com has the Detroit is as slight -103 betting favorites for Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers MLB picks.
The 26-year old Galarraga has been steadily blowing opponents away opponents this year with a nasty 91-94 MPH fastball that has boring action. Buchholz will meet Galarraga with his own brand of nasty stuff as he has given up only 3 earned runs in 19 1-3 innings in his last three starts. The Tigers have been a bust for their backers all season with the team down a documented -10.42 betting units while the Boston Red Sox have put money in the bank for their bettors up +8.78 units. The OVER\UNDER on the Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers game is at 9.5 runs.
Boston has been terrific on grass surface going 39-13 in their last 52 games. Boston has the better bullpen, hitting and team chemistry heading into this game. Galarraga is an unknown that has good value on the moneyline and should have a good game at home. With Detroit’s Gary Sheffield, Magglio Ordonez and Miguel Cabrera slumping, Detroit will not be able to produce enough runs to be swept against Boston.