Colorado Rockies Starter Jordan Lyles Out to Silence Cincinnati Reds Bats in MLB Contest
Coors Field hosts an MLB battle between the Colorado Rockies and the visiting Cincinnati Reds on Saturday.
Colorado sends Jordan Lyles out against Dylan Axelrod for the Cincinnati Reds in this game. Lyles is 6-1 with a 3.70 ERA on the season, while Axelrod is 0-0 on the year and has a 0.00 ERA.
Computer Prediction: Cincinnati Reds vs Colorado Rockies Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.5-3.7 win for the Reds on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
47-75 Colorado battles the Reds, currently with a 61-61 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Colorado vs Cincinnati injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 26-ranked Colorado Rockies and the No. 14-rated Cincinnati Reds in this matchup.
How Cincinnati Reds vs Colorado Rockies Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Cincinnati Reds rank No. 26 at 8.19 hits per game. That compares with the Colorado Rockies No. 1 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Colorado has the No. 30-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Reds own the No. 5 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Reds were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at -147 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. Cincinnati got the job done in their last match in a 3-2 victory over Colorado on Friday at Coors Field behind starter Johnny Cueto.
Cincinnati Reds vs Colorado Rockies Betting Odds Trends
Cincinnati is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Cincinnati is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Cincinnati's last 10 games when playing Colorado
Colorado is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 10 games when playing Cincinnati
Next Betting Matchups
Cincinnati at Colorado, Sunday, August 17th