Baseball Matchup - Colorado Rockies Arizona Diamondbacks Odds Preview
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|77-75||September 20, 2013, 08:10 PM | Coors Field||70-84|
A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Arizona duelling Colorado on Friday at Coors Field.
Jhoulys Chacin gets the call for the Colorado Rockies and he will try to build on a 13-9 mark. In the other dugout, Randall Delgado brings a 5-6 ledger to the game for the Diamondbacks as he tries to quiet the Rockies bats.
View Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Odds and Stats.
The visitors were 115 moneyline Underdog in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 9.5 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under wagers.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Rockies at No. 27 and the Diamondbacks at No. 17 heading into this contest.
Arizona lost its last outing, a 7-6 result against the Dodgers on September 19. Bettors who backed the Dodgers at -106 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Arizona suffered a 7-6 loss against Los Angeles on Thursday, as Wade Miley wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Chase Field.
Colorado won its last outing, a 7-6 result against the Cardinals on September 19. Bettors who backed the Rockies at +151 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Colorado won a close affair on Thursday in their last outing, defeating St. Louis 7-6 in extra innings at Coors Field.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Colorado owns the No. 3 ranking for hits at 9.28 per game. By contrast, the Diamondbacks are rated No. 6 in the same category at 9.09 per game.
Colorado owns the No. 25 defense, allowing 4.35 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Arizona's No. 17-rated defense.
A few Diamondbacks at Rockies trends to consider:
Arizona is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Arizona's last 7 games
Arizona is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 7 games on the road
Colorado is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Colorado's last 11 games at home
Arizona at Colorado, Saturday, September 21st