Detroit Tigers versus Oakland Athletics Major League Baseball Betting Preview

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It will be the deciding Game 5 of the best of five ALDS series on Thursday October 10th as the Detroit Tigers will hit the road to face the Oakland Athletics in a Major League Baseball playoff contest. The Tigers and Athletics will get things started from Oakland at 8PM Eastern Time and TBS will provide the coast to coast TV broadcast.

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The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business have the road team Detroit Tigers favored by -107 odds with the return on the home underdog Oakland Athletics at -103 odds. The run total is lined at 6 ½ runs with under the total favored by -120 odds and the over the total bringing back +100 odds. Those playing the run line with Detroit and lay the -1 ½ runs will get back +155 odds. Bettors who chose the +1 ½ run head start with the Oakland Athletics will have to lay -175 odds for their run line wager.

The Oakland Athletics were up 2-1 in this best of five series and had the Detroit Tigers on the ropes as they take an early 3-0 lead in game four on Tuesday night heading into the bottom of the fifth inning. The Athletics starter Daniel Straily cannot hold the lead and gave the Tigers all the momentum by giving up three Tigers runs to tie the score at 3-3. Starting for the Tigers in game five will be right hander Justin Verlander as he will oppose Athletics righty Sonny Gray. Verlander pitched in game two and allowed no earned runs and seven hits over seven innings. Gray in game two allowed no earned runs and four hits over eight innings of work. Verlander last pitched at Oakland back on August 27th and allowed three earned runs and four hits with three walks in a 6-3 road defeat. Sonny Gray has only one appearance against the Tigers over his career. The winner will hit the road on Saturday to face the Boston Red Sox in game 1 of the ALCS.

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