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Los Angeles Dodgers vs Colorado Rockies Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Coors Field on Wednesday as host Colorado battles the Los Angeles Dodgers in baseball odds action.
Tyler Chatwood gets the call for the Colorado Rockies and he will try to build on a 4-1 mark. In the other dugout, Zack Greinke brings a 5-2 ledger to the game for the Dodgers as he tries to quiet the Rockies bats.
Bettors looking to side with the Rockies in this matchup found them as -103 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 10 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Rockies at No. 9 in the National League and the Dodgers at No. 6 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Colorado's National League No. 2-ranked scoring average of 4.6 runs per game, against a Dodgers offense rated No. 13 and scoring 3.7 runs per game in the league. The Rockies have averaged 9.4 hits per game to date this season, more than the Dodgers hitters have managed (8.6 per nine innings).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Colorado has the National League's No. 12-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Dodgers own the National League's No. 6 mark in runs allowed.
The Dodgers were an 8-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -140 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors. Clayton Kershaw chucked 9 shutout innings at the Rockies in their last game, striking out 8 in an 8-0 win against Colorado in baseball action at Coors Field.
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 3-7
After playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few Dodgers at Rockies trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Dodgers' last 8 games when playing Colorado
LA Dodgers are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 8 games when playing LA Dodgers
Colorado is 10-5 SU in their last 15 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers at Colorado, Thursday, July 4