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Detroit Tigers vs. Oakland Athletics

The Detroit Tigers and the Oakland Athletics will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Ring Central Coliseum.

Right hander Jordan Zimmermann will take the mound for the Tigers to start this game. Zimmermann is 1-9 this season with a 6.03 ERA.

Zimmermann's opponent in this one will be Chris Bassitt. The Athletics right hander has a 3.67 ERA to go along with a 9-5 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Athletics as -285-moneyline favorites versus the Tigers, while the game's total opened at 9.

Oakland was a 5-4 loser in its last match on the road against the Tigers. They lost as -315 favorites, while the total score of 9 made winners of PUSH bettors.

Last time out for Detroit, they were a 5-4 winner as they battled the Athletics on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Tigers at 285 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.

Detroit:
Team record: 42-98 SU
Detroit is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Detroit is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games
Detroit is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road

Oakland:
Team record: 82-59 SU
Oakland is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Oakland is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games
Oakland is 12-4 ATS in its last 16 games at home

Next up:
Detroit at Oakland Sunday, September 8