Nationals vs. Tigers MLB Game Preview (6/13/24): Odds, Weather, Lineups & Stats

Written By Editorial Team on June 13, 2024
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The Washington Nationals are scheduled to play against the Detroit Tigers at 1:10 p.m. ET today at Comerica Park in Detroit. The game will be broadcast on MASN. The Nationals moneyline odds stand at -112, while the Tigers odds are at -107, indicating a closely matched contest. With light rain expected, the weather could impact play. This game is a key event for MLB fans tracking MLB odds, Washington Nationals, and Detroit Tigers performances.

Nationals vs. Tigers pregame odds for June 13

For MLB fans looking at today’s game between the Washington Nationals and Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park, the moneyline and over/under are key figures to watch. DraftKings and FanDuel present slightly different MLB betting odds that could influence betting strategies. With the Nationals and Tigers closely matched in moneyline odds, it highlights a potentially tight contest. The over/under variance between Ohio sportsbooks suggests differing expectations on the team offenses.

  • Bet365: Nationals +125, Tigers -150, over/under 9.0
  • BetMGM: Nationals +115, Tigers -140, over/under 9.0
  • Caesars: Nationals +122, Tigers -145, over/under 9.0
  • BetRivers: Nationals +116, Tigers -136, over/under 9.0

Notably, DraftKings offers slightly better Nationals odds, while both sportsbooks present equal Tigers odds. The over/under difference indicates DraftKings expects a lower scoring game compared to FanDuel.

Odds are subject to change and may vary between sportsbooks for the Nationals vs Tigers.

Nationals vs. Tigers projected starting lineups for 6/13

Nationals starting lineup for today

  1. SS CJ Abrams (L)
  2. RF Lane Thomas (R)
  3. LF Jesse Winker (L)
  4. DH Eddie Rosario (L)
  5. 2B Luis García Jr. (L)
  6. C Keibert Ruiz (S)
  7. 3B Nick Senzel (R)
  8. 1B Joey Meneses (R)
  9. CF Jacob Young (R)

Tigers starting lineup for today

  1. RF Matt Vierling (R)
  2. 2B Andy Ibáñez (R)
  3. 1B Mark Canha (R)
  4. LF Riley Greene (L)
  5. 3B Gio Urshela (R)
  6. CF Wenceel Pérez (S)
  7. C Carson Kelly (R)
  8. SS Ryan Kreidler (R)
  9. DH Jake Rogers ®

Nationals vs Tigers injuries for Thursday’s game

Washington Nationals: Joey Gallo (1B) is out with a pulled left hamstring, and Trevor Williams (SP) is out with a right flexor muscle strain. Mason Thompson (RP) is out for the season recovering from Tommy John surgery, while Josiah Gray (SP) is expected back in June from a right elbow/forearm flexor strain, and Cade Cavalli (SP) is expected back in July post-Tommy John surgery recovery.

Detroit Tigers: Javier Báez (SS) is out with a lower back injury. Jack Flaherty (SP) is questionable due to back tightness, Alex Faedo (SP) is out with right hip inflammation, Kerry Carpenter (RF) is out with a lumbar spine stress fracture, and Colt Keith (2B) is probable despite left knee discomfort.

Nationals vs Tigers probable starters for June 13

(WSH) MacKenzie Gore (L)5-53.571.3727.67.5
(DET) Casey Mize (R)1-44.731.5214.86.8

Projected lineups and injuries are pulled from Sportsdata.

Washington Nationals pregame analysis

The Washington Nationals, with a season record of 31-35, sit in the 3rd spot in the NL East Division. Their performance showcases a batting average of .231 and an ERA of 3.92. With 52 home runs and leading the league with 98 stolen bases, the Nationals’ agility on the bases is notable. Their recent victory against the Tigers, scoring 5 runs with a batting average of .156 and securing 11 strikeouts, highlights their potential. The Nationals odds in the upcoming game at Comerica Park against the Tigers are worth watching.

  • Runs per game: 4.0
  • Team average: .231
  • Team home runs: 52
  • Team Stolen bases: 98
  • Team ERA: 3.92
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 514

Detroit Tigers pregame analysis

The Detroit Tigers enter this matchup with a record of 32-34, positioning them 4th in the AL Central Division. Their batting average stands at .229, with an ERA of 3.85. The Tigers have hit 59 home runs and stolen 28 bases this season. Despite a recent loss, their performance in the last 10 games (4-6) and their resilience at home could impact the Tigers odds positively. The upcoming game against the Nationals at Comerica Park is crucial for improving their MLB odds.

  • Runs per game: 4.2
  • Team average: .229
  • Team home runs: 59
  • Team Stolen bases: 28
  • Team ERA: 3.85
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 562

Player stats for Nationals vs. Tigers for Thursday’s game

For bettors and fans eyeing the MLB odds, the Washington Nationals and Detroit Tigers present intriguing options. CJ Abrams leads the Nationals with his all-around performance, while for the Tigers, Riley Greene stands out with his contributions in home runs and runs. The absence of significant recent news keeps the focus on these players’ stats for those considering Nationals odds or Tigers odds at Comerica Park, Detroit.

Nationals leaders ahead of today’s game

The Nationals showcase Luis García Jr. as their batting average leader, with CJ Abrams dominating in home runs, RBIs, and runs. Jacob Young’s prowess on the bases adds a dynamic element. Their performances are crucial for Washington Nationals’ MLB odds.

  • AVG Leader: Luis García Jr. – .265
  • HR Leader: CJ Abrams – 10
  • RBI Leader: CJ Abrams – 32
  • Runs Leader: CJ Abrams – 36
  • SB Leader: Jacob Young – 17

Tigers leaders ahead of today’s game

For the Tigers, Matt Vierling leads in batting average, while Riley Greene and Kerry Carpenter are crucial for runs and RBIs, respectively. Javier Báez’s stolen bases highlight the team’s speed. These stats are vital for Detroit Tigers’ MLB odds.

  • AVG Leader: Matt Vierling – .270
  • HR Leader: Riley Greene – 11
  • RBI Leader: Kerry Carpenter – 29
  • Runs Leader: Riley Greene – 44
  • SB Leader: Javier Báez – 6
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