Colorado Rockies home to Diamondbacks in baseball betting action
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Coors Field on Sunday as host Colorado battles the Arizona Diamondbacks in baseball odds action.
Brandon McCarthy gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Diamondbacks on this day; he's 0-2 on the season. The Rockies, meanwhile, will counter with Juan Nicasio, who will be looking to improve on his 2-0 mark.
This game puts the Rockies, most recently No. 12 in the National League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Diamondbacks, who rate a National League No. 3 in the latest survey.
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 5.9 runs per game, against a Diamondbacks offense rated No. 5 and scoring 4.6 runs per game in the league. The Rockies have averaged 9.7 hits per game to date this season, more than the Diamondbacks hitters have managed (9.1 per nine innings).
Colorado owns the National League's No. 7 defense, allowing 4.2 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Arizona's National League No. 2-rated defense.
Arizona was a 4-3 loser in its last match on the road against the Rockies. They lost as -101 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors. Arizona looks to rebound from a loss to the Rockies, who beat them 4-3 on Saturday behind a start from Jorge De La Rosa at Coors Field.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 3-7
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a win are 9-1
A few Diamondbacks at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing Colorado
Arizona is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing Arizona
Arizona at San Francisco, Monday, April 22
Colorado home to Atlanta, Monday, April 22