Chad Bettis faces Yusmeiro Petit in MLB odds action
San Francisco Giants vs Colorado Rockies Odds
The San Francisco Giants will look to grab a road win when they take on the Rockies in Colorado at Coors Field on Tuesday in baseball odds action.
San Francisco puts its faith in starter Yusmeiro Petit to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 0-0. Getting the ball for the Rockies is Chad Bettis, who owns a 0-2 record on the season with a 4.50 ERA.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 7-rated Giants taking on the National League's No. 11-rated Rockies in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Colorado has the National League's No. 5-rated offensive output, at 9.1 hits per game. The Giants average 8.9 hits per game, good for No. 5 on the National League list.
Comparing defensive stats, San Francisco owns the National League's No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 4.7 runs per game on the highway. Colorado, on the other hand, rates No. 1 in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 6-1 loser as they battled the Rockies on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at -138 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Giants were saddled with a loss last time out in Barry Zito's start, as they lost 6-1 against Colorado on Monday at Coors Field.
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 3-7
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing San Francisco are 7-3
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few Giants at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 6 games on the road
San Francisco is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco
Colorado is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Colorado is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco at Colorado, Wednesday, August 28