Written and authored by Major League Baseball Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Baseball news and notes. The teams will play on Monday April 20th, 2015. At 7:08 PM EST on the ESPN Television Network.
The (6-6) New York Yankees of the American League East Division will travel to the “MOTOR CITY” for a four-game series. The Yankees makes the trip from the Gulf side of Florida. The Yankees will play the (11-2) Detroit Tigers of the American League Central in 2015 MLB action. The teams will play at Comerica Park in downtown Detroit, Michigan. The Best Sports Handicapper believes the New York Yankees are going to better than expert predict in 2015. The Detroit Tigers are one of the favorites to win the 2015 American League crown. The opening betting line has Detroit as a -150 home favorite; the betting total is 8′ runs for Monday’s game.
The 2015 New York Yankees swept the Tampa Bay Devil Rays over the weekend. The Yankees won game three of the series 5-3 in a three-game sweep. The “BRONX BOMBERS’ got four runs on RBI’S by Mark Teixeira and Chase Headley. The Yankees scored nineteen runs in three games vs. Tampa Bay pitching. Designated Hitter Alex Rodriguez leads the team in four of five major offensive categories. Center Fielder Jacoby Ellsbury has a team leading fourteen hits the first couple of weeks of the 2015 baseball season. The Yankees return home for an interleague matchup with crosstown rivals New York Mets starting Friday April 24th. The Yankees host Tampa Bay from the 27th through the 29th of April. The Yankees are in the middle of playing thirteen day in a row. The New York Yankees will send Left Hander CC Sabathia to the mound for game one of the Baseball Betting Predictions game 1 at Detroit. The California native is (0-2) with a 5.68 era this season. Sabathia gave up four runs in his last outing on April 14th against Toronto. Right Fielder Carlos Beltran is questionable Monday with an illness. The Yankees are 2-6 their last eight at Detroit. The betting odds under the total are 8-3 the Yankees last eleven on Monday’s. Sportsbooks in Las Vegas and offshore has the New York Yankees at 20/1 to win the 2015 MLB American League Pennant.
The 2015 Detroit Tigers have won four of five, including a 9-1 win over the White Sox on Sunday April 19th. Pitcher Shane Greene got his third win of the season in the victory. Yoenis Céspedes hit two home runs and accounted for five runs batted in. Right Fielder J.D. Martinez and first baseman Miguel Cabrera lead the team in hitting, on-base percentage, runs batted in and home runs. Detroit has one of the most dangerous batting lineups in baseball. Designated Hitter Victor Martinez is back after missing the first week of the season. Pitcher Justin Verlander is still nursing a tricep injury. Detroit finishes up their current homestand this weekend as they host the Cleveland Indians for a three-game set on Friday April 24th. Right Hander Alfredo Simon will be on the hill for game one of the series. Simon is (2-0) with a 2.02 era this season. Detroit is 7-1 their last eight as a betting odds favorite. The betting odds under the total are 7-3 the last eight meetings between the teams. The New York Yankees are 20/1 to win the 2015 American League Title.