[MAL VAN VALKENBURG Review-Journal, 38-30-2 (overall record)]
Today’s best bet: DETROIT TIGERS (-11/2 +120) over Colorado Rockies
Tigers starter Justin Verlander has a 2.21 ERA in his last three starts and has not allowed more than two earned runs in each of those starts. His WHIP is .984. His opponent, Jeff Francis, has not fared as well, with a 6.61 ERA in his last three starts and 1.347 WHIP.