Skubal starts for Detroit against Los Angeles

Los Angeles Angels (60-61, fourth in AL West) vs. Detroit Tigers (58-63, third in AL Central)

Detroit; Wednesday, 7:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Angels: Shohei Ohtani (7-1, 2.94 ERA, 1.09 WHIP, 112 strikeouts) Tigers: Tarik Skubal (8-10, 4.10 ERA, 1.30 WHIP, 127 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Tigers +121, Angels -140; Over / Under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Detroit and Los Angeles play on Wednesday.

The Tigers are 33-28 in home games in 2020. Detroit has a collective batting average of .240 this season, led by Jonathan Schoop with an average of .282.

The angels left home 28-31. Los Angeles lost .418 this season. Shohei Ohtani leads the club with a slugging percentage of 0.637, including 68 extra base hits and 39 home runs.

The Angels won the last meeting 8-2. Mike Mayers took his third win and Jo Adell went 1-for-5 with a home run and four RBIs for Los Angeles. Gregory Soto suffered his third loss for Detroit.

TOP PERFORMER: Jeimer Candelario leads the Tigers with 43 additional base hits and beats .276.

Ohtani leads the Angels with 68 additional base hits and is .637 slug.

LAST 10 MATCHES: Tigers: 5-5, .225 batting average, 4.30 ERA, exceeded by 14 runs

Angels: 4-6, 0.219 batting average, 4.82 ERA, exceeded by 14 runs

INJURIES: Tigers: Jose Urena: (groin), Spencer Turnbull: (forearm), Julio Tehran: (shoulder), Rony Garcia: (knee), Matthew Boyd: (arm), Derek Hill: (chest), Niko Goodrum: ( Groin), Daz Cameron: (toe), Akil Baddoo: (concussion), Isaac Paredes: (hip), Jake Rogers: (arm), Eric Haase: (back).

Engel: Alex Cobb: (wrist), Luke Bard: (hip), Mike Trout: (calf), Dexter Fowler: (knee), Anthony Rendon: (hip), Franklin Barreto: (right elbow).


The Associated Press created this story using Data Skrive technology and Sportradar data.

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