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    The Detroit Tigers (66-77) host the Cincinnati Reds (74-71) on Tuesday at 6:40 PM ET. The Tigers are moneyline underdogs (-102) against the favored Reds (-118). Cincinnati’s Lyon Richardson and Detroit’s Matt Manning will take the mound first.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Reds vs. Tigers

    • Game Day: Tuesday, September 12, 2023
    • Game Time: 6:40 PM ET
    • Location: Detroit, Michigan
    • Stadium: Comerica Park
    Reds vs Tigers Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Reds -118 8.5

    How Do I Watch the Reds vs. the Tigers?

    • TV Channel: BSDET

    Reds Stats & Trends

    Reds Batting

    • The Reds average 1.2 home runs per game to rank 15th in MLB action with 169 total home runs.
    • Cincinnati’s .249 batting average ranks 15th in MLB.
    • The Reds are 11th in baseball with a .326 on-base percentage.
    • Cincinnati strikes out 9.2 times per game, the fourth-worst average in the majors.
    • The Reds average 1.0 home runs per road game this season (69 total away from home).
    • Cincinnati is averaging 3.1 extra-base hits per game while slugging .405 away from home.
    • The club is batting .252 with 615 hits (8.8 per game) on the road this season.

    Reds Key Batters

    • Spencer Steer has 140 hits and an OBP of .358 to go with a slugging percentage of .452. All three of those stats lead Cincinnati hitters this season. He has a .269 batting average, as well.
    • Among all qualifying hitters in the majors, he ranks 54th in batting average, 27th in on-base percentage, and 60th in slugging.
    • TJ Friedl is batting .271 with 20 doubles, seven triples, 13 home runs and 36 walks, while slugging .440 with an on-base percentage of .339.
    • Among qualified hitters, his batting average places him 46th, his on-base percentage 47th, and his slugging percentage 75th.
    • Friedl has picked up a hit in two games in a row. In his last five games he is hitting .333 with two triples, a home run, two walks and two RBI.
    • Hunter Renfroe has 115 hits this season and has a slash line of .239/.302/.428.
    • Jonathan India has been key for Cincinnati with 100 hits, an OBP of .337 plus a slugging percentage of .416.
    • India brings a four-game hitting streak into this game. During his last five outings he is hitting .222 with a double, a home run, two walks and two RBI.

    Tigers Stats & Trends

    Tigers Batting

    • The Tigers’ 143 home runs rank 25th in Major League Baseball.
    • Detroit has a team batting average of just .235 this season, which ranks 28th among MLB teams.
    • The Tigers are among the worst in the league at getting on base, ranking 26th with an OBP of .302.
    • Detroit ranks 23rd in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 9.1 Ks per contest.
    • They have averaged 0.9 home runs per game in their 72 home contests this season.
    • In 72 home games this season, it is slugging .375 with 184 hits going for extra bases.
    • They are averaging 8.0 base hits per game and batting .240 as a team at home this season.

    Tigers Key Batters

    • Spencer Torkelson has racked up a slugging percentage of .451 and has 125 hits, both team-high numbers for the Tigers. He’s batting .236 and with an on-base percentage of .321.
    • Including all qualifying hitters, he ranks 121st in batting average, while his on-base percentage is 95th and he is 64th in slugging.
    • Kerry Carpenter has 13 doubles, two triples, 20 home runs and 26 walks while hitting .293. He’s slugging .516 with an on-base percentage of .354.
    • Zach McKinstry is batting .237 with 19 doubles, four triples, eight home runs and 41 walks.
    • Matt Vierling’s .331 OBP leads his team.

    Reds vs. Tigers Probable Pitchers

    Lyon Richardson (CIN) Pitcher Matt Manning (DET)
    0 – 0 W/L 5 – 4
    0 IP 78
    0.00 ERA 3.46
    0.000 WHIP 1.038
    0 K/9 5.8
    0 BB/9 2.4

    Reds vs. Tigers Injury Updates

    • Reds: Ben Lively: 10 Day IL (Covid-19), Matt McLain: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Kevin Newman: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Curt Casali: 10 Day IL (Foot), Graham Ashcraft: 15 Day IL (Toe), Brandon Williamson: 15 Day IL (Covid), Nick Lodolo: 60 Day IL (Calf), Reiver Sanmartin: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Connor Overton: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Vladimir Gutierrez: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Justin Dunn: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Alex Young: 7 Day IL (Covid-19), Stuart Fairchild: 7 Day IL (Covid-19), Noelvi Marte: day-to-day (Face)
    • Tigers: Riley Greene: 10 Day IL (Elbow), Matt Manning: 15 Day IL (Foot), Mason Englert: 15 Day IL (Hip), Andrew Vasquez: 15 Day IL (Calf), Matthew Boyd: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tyler Alexander: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Austin Meadows: 60 Day IL (Anxiety), Casey Mize: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Freddy Pacheco: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Miguel Cabrera: day-to-day (Knee)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Reds and Tigers (Last 10 Games)

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