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    The Detroit Tigers (0-3) will try to break a three-game losing streak when they visit the Houston Astros (2-2) on Monday at 8:10 PM ET. The Tigers (+190) are not expected to end the streak against the Astros (-233). Hunter Brown starts for Houston while Detroit will counter with Matthew Boyd.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Astros vs. Tigers

    • Game Day: Monday, April 3, 2023
    • Game Time: 8:10 PM ET
    • Location: Houston, Texas
    • Stadium: Minute Maid Park
    Astros vs Tigers Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Astros -233 8

    How Do I Watch the Astros vs. the Tigers?

    • TV Channel: SportsNet SW

    Astros Stats & Trends

    Astros Batting

    • The Astros averaged 1.3 home runs per game to rank fourth in MLB play with 214 total home runs last season.
    • Houston’s .247 batting average ranked 13th in MLB.
    • Last season the Astros were the eighth-highest scoring team in MLB play averaging 4.5 runs per game (737 total).
    • The club struck out 7.3 times per game, the second-best mark in MLB.
    • The Astros hit 116 home runs at home last season (1.4 per game).
    • Houston averaged 3.2 extra-base hits per game while slugging .448 in home contests.
    • The team batted .256 with 669 hits (8.3 per game) at home last season.

    Astros Key Batters

    • Yordan Alvarez had 144 hits and an OBP of .416 last season.
    • Alex Bregman slashed .259/.367/.454 and finished with an OPS of .821.
    • Kyle Tucker ended his last campaign with 140 hits, an OBP of .334, plus a slugging percentage of .478.
    • Jose Abreu had an OPS of .826, fueled by an OBP of .380 and a slugging percentage of .446.

    Tigers Stats & Trends

    Tigers Batting

    • The Tigers’ 110 home runs ranked last in MLB last season.
    • Detroit’s .231 batting average ranked 25th in the majors last season.
    • The Tigers scored the fewest runs in the league last season with just 556 (3.4 per game).
    • Detroit ranked 21st with an average of 8.7 strikeouts per game.
    • In 81 games on the road last season, they hit 59 homers, an average of 0.7 per contest.
    • Detroit had a team slugging percentage of .348 in away games last season with 198 extra-base hits.
    • They averaged 7.8 base hits per game and had a .229 batting average on the road last season.

    Tigers Key Batters

    • Javier Baez racked up an on-base percentage of .279, a slugging percentage of .393, and had 132 hits last season.
    • Jonathan Schoop hit .202 with 23 doubles, a triple, 11 home runs and 20 walks.
    • Eric Haase hit .254 with 17 doubles, a triple, 14 home runs and 25 walks a season ago.
    • Matt Vierling hit .246 with 12 doubles, two triples, six home runs and 23 walks.

    Astros vs. Tigers Probable Pitchers

    The probable pitchers for both teams have not made a start this season. Here are their stats from last season:

    Hunter Brown (HOU) Pitcher Matthew Boyd (DET)
    2 – 0 W/L 2 – 0
    20.1 IP 13.1
    0.89 ERA 1.35
    1.082 WHIP 0.975
    9.7 K/9 8.8
    3.1 BB/9 5.4

    Astros vs. Tigers Injury Updates

    • Astros: Jose Altuve: 10 Day IL (Thumb), Michael Brantley: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Lance McCullers Jr.: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Parker Mushinski: 15 Day IL (Spine), Blake Taylor: 15 Day IL (Elbow)
    • Tigers: Tyler Nevin: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Beau Brieske: 15 Day IL (Arm), Michael Lorenzen: 15 Day IL (Groin), Casey Mize: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tarik Skubal: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Freddy Pacheco: 60 Day IL (Elbow)

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