The Detroit Tigers are set to clash with the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on May 5th, 2024, with first pitch scheduled for 1:35 PM. Weather conditions are expected to play a role in the game dynamics.

Detroit’s starting pitcher, Tarik Skubal, will bring a strong ERA of 1.718 to the mound, while Luis Gil, with an ERA of 3.194, will start for the Yankees.

In the 2024 AL Central Division, the Detroit Tigers are currently fifth, with a record of 16-12, equating to a .570 winning percentage. They hold a divisional record of 9-4, ranking third in their division. The Tigers have won six of their last ten games and are on a two-game winning streak. They have a mixed record on the road at 10-4 and have been slightly less successful at home, with a 6-8 record. During daytime games, the Tigers have secured 10 wins, compared to 6 in nighttime contests. Overall, they have scored 111 runs while conceding 108.

The New York Yankees are third in the 2024 AL East Division with a record of 19-11, reflecting a .630 winning percentage. They’ve managed a balanced 5-5 division record, positioning them second in the division. With 5 victories in their last 10 matchups, the Yankees are looking to rebound from a recent loss. They show strength both at home (8-5) and away (11-6), with slightly more success in night games, accumulating 11 wins against 8 during the day. The Yankees have put up a total of 148 runs this season and have allowed 107 runs against them.