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Detroit Tigers vs. Kansas City Royals

The division rival Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals are set to renew hostilities on Tuesday when they meet at None.

The Tigers will trot Spencer Turnbull out to the mound in this one. Right hander Turnbull has a 3-5 record and a 3.01 ERA this season.

The Royals will counter Turnbull with Jakob Junis. Right hander Junis has a 5.63 ERA to go along with a 4-6 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Royals as -131-moneyline favorites versus the Tigers, while the game's total opened at 9.5.

Last time out for Kansas City, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the White Sox at 117 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Detroit was a 12-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Twins. They lost as +190 underdogs, while the total score of 14 made winners of OVER bettors.

Detroit:
Team record: 24-38 SU
Detroit is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 9 games

Kansas City:
Team record: 20-45 SU
Kansas City is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games
Kansas City is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 10 games

Next up:
Detroit at Kansas City Wednesday, June 12