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Detroit Tigers vs. Cleveland Indians

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Monday when the Detroit Tigers and the Cleveland Indians meet at Progressive Field.

Daniel Norris will be the starting pitcher for the Tigers on this day. Left hander Norris is 2-8 this season with a 4.96 ERA.

Norris's opponent in this one will be Adam Plutko. The Indians right hander has a 4.95 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Indians as -205-moneyline favorites versus the Tigers, while the game's total opened at 9.5.

In their last action, Cleveland was a 4-3 winner on the road against the Twins. Bettors on Cleveland at -145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Last time out for Detroit, they were a 12-8 winner as they battled the Royals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Tigers at 133 were rewarded, while the 20 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Team record: 29-59 SU
Detroit is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
Detroit is 3-16 SU in its last 19 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Detroit's last 9 games

Team record: 51-40 SU
Cleveland is 6-3 ATS in its last 9 games
Cleveland is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
Cleveland is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Detroit at Cleveland Tuesday, July 16