Check out our quick-hitting betting notes on Monday's American League games:Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians (+106, 7.5)Hot pitching stat:
Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez is 2-0 with a 0.69 ERA in his previous two outings.Cold batting stat:
Tigers slugger Prince Fielder is 2-for-12 (.167) in his career versus Indians starter Corey Kluber. One of Fielder's hits has been a home run, however.Weather:
There is a 30 percent chance of showers in the forecast for gametime. Temperatures will be in the high-60s and wind will blow right field to left field at 3 mph.Key betting note
: The Indians are 6-0 in Kluber's last six home starts.Boston Red Sox at Houston Astros (+185, 8.5)Hot pitching stat:
Astros lefty Brett Oberholtzer fared quite well in his debut start on July 31. The southpaw tossed seven innings of three-hit ball en route to an 11-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.Cold batting stat:
Sox 1B Dustin Pedroia had a rough time at the plate over the weekend. He went 2-for-12 in the three-game set versus the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Temperatures will be in the high-90s with partly cloudy skies. Wind will blow out to right field at 13 mph.Key betting note:
The under is 5-0 in Lackey's last five road starts.
New York Yankees at Chicago White Sox (-109, 7.5)Hot pitching stat:
Sox starter Jose Quintana finished July with very respectable numbers. The lefty was 2-1 with a 2.79 ERA in his six July starts.Hot batting stat:
Sox slugger Paul Konerko is 13-for-35 (.371) with two doubles, two homers and 11 RBIs in his career versus Yankees starter Andy Pettitte.
There is a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms in the forecast. Temperatures will be in the low-70s with wind blowing in from right field at 11 mph.Key betting note:
The White Sox are 7-1 in their last eight home games versus a left-handed starter.Minnesota Twins at Kansas City Royals (-152, 8.5)Hot pitching stat:
Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie is 3-0 with a 3.60 ERA in his last three outings.Cold batting stat:
Royals OF Alex Gordon is 2-for-9 (.222) in his career versus Twins starter Kevin Correia.Weather:
There is a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms in the forecast for gametime. Temperatures will be in the low-90s and wind will blow from right field to left field at 8 mph.Key betting note:
The Royals are 15-2 in Guthrie's last 17 home starts.Texas Rangers at Los Angeles Angels (-109, 8.5)Cold pitching stat:
Angels starter Jerome Williams had an atrocious July. The righty finished the month 0-4 with a 9.12 ERA in his six July starts.Hot batting stat:
To say Nelson Cruz has Williams' number would be an understatement. The Rangers' slugger is 11-for-18 (.611) with four homers and 10 RBIs in his career versus the Angels hurler.Weather:
Temperatures will be in the low-70s with sunny and clear skies. Wind will blow out to right field at 6 mph.Key betting note:
The Angels are 2-9 in Williams' last 11 home starts.Toronto Blue Jays at Seattle Mariners (-129, 7.5)Hot pitching stat:
Mariners starter Hisashi Iwakuma went seven innings, giving up five hits and one earned run in an 8-1 victory over the Jays on May 4.Cold batting stat:
Jays 3B Brett Lawrie and OF Colby Rasmus are both 0-for-8 in their careers versus Iwakuma.Weather:
Temperatures will be in the high-70s with sunny skies. Wind will blow from left field to right field at 6 mph.Key betting note:
The Blue Jays are 2-7 in the last nine meetings.Click here for the National League cheat sheet
** Odds, probable starters, stats and weather forecast as of 12:50 p.m. ET.