Houston (2nd - AL West) at Detroit (2nd - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Fri, Jul 29 - Comerica Park
First Pitch - 7:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Houston 55-46-2.6332-2123-2544-5145-56-5.84
Detroit 54-4810.5926-1928-2952-4559-4315.67
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Houston
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
CFC. Gomez
Ques Fri
Hamstring
07/27/16
Gomez exited the last game with a strained right hamstring and is questionable to play Friday against the Tigers.0-0
$+0
0-0
3BL. Valbuena
Doub Fri
Hamstring
07/28/16
Valbuena missed the last game with a right hamstring strain and is not expected back for Friday's game against the Tigers.1-0
$+100
0-1
Detroit
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RPF. Rodriguez
Prob Fri
Personal
07/27/16
Rodriguez missed the last game as he was away from the team tending to a personal matter but is expected to be available to play Friday against the Astros.1-0
$+106
0-1
CFC. Maybin
Ques Fri
Back
07/27/16
Maybin sat out the last game with a sore back and is questionable to play Friday against the Astros.2-0
$+316
1-1
RFJ. Martinez
Early Aug
Elbow
07/26/16
Martinez is on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured right elbow. He began a rehab assignment on July 26th and is targeting an early August return.20-16
$+618
14-21
SPD. Norris
Late July
Oblique
07/05/16
Norris has been placed on the disabled list after suffering a right oblique strain. He has started a rehab assignment but could return by the end of the month.10-9
$+283
5-13
SPJ. Zimmermann
Early Aug
Neck
07/04/16
Zimmermann is sidelined with a right neck strain and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He has started baseball activities and could return during the beginning of August.10-10
$+183
5-14
RPD. VerHagen
out for season
Shoulder
06/20/16
VerHagen will have season-ending surgery for Thoracic outlet syndrome in his right shoulder and will remain on the 60-day disabled list.20-13
$+931
12-20
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - Jose Altuve has made himself at home on the road with a scintillating 19-game hitting streak away from Minute Maid Park. The diminutive star looks to add another notch to that belt while also reaching base for the 35th consecutive road contest Friday when the Houston Astros open a three-game series at the Detroit Tigers.

 
GAME THREAD
Weather
Current Conditions - Detroit
Cloudy 82 °F
Wind: NNE 5.8
5-Day Forecast
LINE HISTORY
Live Odds
 
MATCHUP EDGE
HOUEdge in:DET
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