The Los Angeles Dodgers turn to Zack Greinke against Detroit on Wednesday , but will be facing an offense that erupted in a 14-5 rout in the series opener Tuesday night. The Tigers produced season highs in runs and hits (20) while going 12-for-17 with runners in scoring position. Don’t expect the offense to slow down as the Over is 4-0 in Tigers’ last 4 games as a home favorite of -110 to -150.
PITCHING MATCHUP: Dodgers RH Zack Greinke (11-4, 2.66 ERA) vs. Tigers RH Max Scherzer (10-3, 3.47)
Greinke matched his longest start of the season with eight innings at Colorado on Thursday and has worked at least into the sixth in eight consecutive starts. However, the Over is 23-7-1 in Tigers’ last 31 games vs. a right-handed starter.
Scherzer is 2-0 with a 1.71 ERA in three starts since giving up 10 runs to Kansas City on June 17. He gets run support as well as the Over is 4-0 in Scherzer’s last 4 home starts with the total set at 7.0-8.5.