MLB Betting Line Favors the Chicago Cubs over the Colorado Rockies
The Colorado Rockies pay a visit to Chicago on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Cubs bats in baseball betting action at Wrigley Field.
The Chicago Cubs will turn to Edwin Jackson and his 5-11 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Colorado Rockies send Jorge De La Rosa (11-6) to the hill.
Computer Prediction: Colorado Rockies vs Chicago Cubs Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.1-4 victory for the Cubs. 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
43-61 Chicago battles the Rockies, currently with a 43-62 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Colorado injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Chicago Cubs at No. 28 and the Colorado Rockies at No. 27 heading into this contest.
How Colorado Rockies vs Chicago Cubs Stats Matchup
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Chicago Cubs No. 23-ranked scoring average of 3.86 runs per game, against a Colorado Rockies offense rated No. 3 and scoring 4.72 runs per game. The Cubs have averaged 8.08 hits per game to date this season, less than the Rockies hitters have managed (9.62 per nine innings).
Chicago owns the No. 20 defense, allowing 3.86 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Colorado's No. 30-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Colorado was a 4-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Cubs. They lost as +134 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors. The Rockies endured a 4-1 loss at the hands of the Cubs on Monday, with Yohan Flande throwing 6 2/3 innings of 4-hit ball at Wrigley Field.
Next Betting Matchups
Colorado at Chicago, Wednesday, July 30th