Colorado Rockies home to Cardinals in baseball betting action
St. Louis Cardinals vs Colorado Rockies Odds
St. Louis pays a visit to Colorado on Monday, hoping to shut down the Rockies bats in baseball action at Coors Field.
For the Rockies, Collin McHugh gets the ball, charged with keeping the Cardinals hitters off the base paths. He'll face Lance Lynn, 13-10 on the year.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 9-rated Rockies and the league No. 1-ranked Cardinals, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Colorado and its National League No. 2-rated batting order, averaging 4.3 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 1 lineup of the Cardinals at 4.8 runs per outing.
Defensively, St. Louis features the National League's No. 5-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.9 runs per game. Colorado, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 in the National League at home, scoring 5.3 runs per game.
St. Louis was a 12-2 winner in its last match at home against the Mariners. They won as -192 favorites, while the total score of 14 made winners of OVER bettors. St. Louis routed Seattle on Sunday by a 12-2 score at Busch Stadium, plating runs all day in baseball betting action.
The Rockies were an 8-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got Arizona at -123 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. Colorado suffered an 8-2 loss against Arizona on Sunday, as Jhoulys Chacin wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Chase Field.
St. Louis Cardinals Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Seattle are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 1-9
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few Cardinals at Rockies trends to consider:
St. Louis is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
St. Louis is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of St. Louis' last 14 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 7 of St. Louis' last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Colorado's last 14 games when playing St. Louis
Colorado is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games at home
St. Louis at Colorado, Tuesday, September 17