8:05pm - Kansas City +110 at Detroit -120 O/U 8
Here's our regular Sunday night look at the Triple Trend Formula with a real life example of how it is applied to all MLB games to come up with our daily member picks.
Head to Head: The teams have split 6 games this season with the Tigers taking 3 of the last 5. Detroit gets a +2 advantage.
Recent Performance: The Royals have split their last 10 games overall with a 3-2 mark in their last 5. Good for a +2 rating. The Tigers have also split their last 10 but with a 2-3 record in their last 5 they earn a -2 rating.
Starting Pitching: Kansas City is going with Chris Young who has started just once and won and has a +3 rating. Detroit counters with Shane Greene (3-2) who comes in a with a +2 rating based on his six starts.
Totals: The Royals total a +5 overall rating, while the Tigers have a +2 total. Kansas City, therefore, has a +3 TTF matchup advantage.
The Bet: Since Kansas City has a rating advantage and they are the underdog at +110, we can recommend a wager. In this case it will be for one unit based on the relatively small +3 advantage.