Atlanta sends Mike Minor vs Alex White in Braves vs Rockies game
Colorado Rockies vs Atlanta Braves Odds
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between Atlanta and Colorado on Wednesday, with the host Braves trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
Atlanta sends Mike Minor out against Alex White for the Rockies in this game. Minor is 7-10 with a 4.79 ERA on the season, while White is 2-7 on the year and has a 5.58 ERA.
Sportsbooks had set the Braves as -190 favorites on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 8 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Braves at No. 6 in the National League and the Rockies at No. 9 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Atlanta has the National League's No. 4-rated offensive output, at 8.5 hits per game. The Rockies average 9.4 hits per game, good for No. 2 on the National League list.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Atlanta has the National League's No. 4-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rockies own the National League's No. 16 mark in runs allowed.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 6-0 winner as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +170 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Carlos Torres chucked 3 shutout innings at the Braves in their last game, striking out 3 in a 6-0 win against Atlanta in baseball action at Turner Field.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Rockies at Braves trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
Colorado is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Atlanta's last 18 games at home
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Colorado
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Atlanta's last 22 games
Colorado at Atlanta, Thursday, September 6