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Colorado Rockies vs New York Yankees Odds
Baseball betting stays focused on inter-league play on Saturday as the Rockies of Colorado swing away against the Yankees of New York.
Aaron Cook gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Rockies on this day; he's 0-2 on the season. The Yankees, meanwhile, will counter with CC Sabathia, who will be looking to improve on his 9-4 mark.
The visitors opened as +-205 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark. The total opened at 9 for those preferring over under wagers.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 2-rated Yankees and the league No. 4-ranked Rockies, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Rockies rank No. 7 in the National League at 8.6 hits per game. That compares with New York’s No. 8 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, Colorado owns the National League's No. 3-rated road mark, allowing 3.5 runs per game on the highway. New York, on the other hand, rates No. 3 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Yankees on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +120 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Colorado got the job done in their last match in a 4-2 victory over New York on Friday at Yankee Stadium behind starter Ubaldo Jimenez.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After playing NY Yankees are 4-5
After a win are 6-4
New York Yankees Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 4-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Rockies at Yankees trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Colorado's last 11 games on the road
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Colorado is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees' last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees' last 8 games
NY Yankees are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games at home
NY Yankees are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games
Colorado at NY Yankees, Sunday, June 26