Moneyline Favors San Diego Padres in MLB Battle with Colorado Rockies
MLB wagering interest swings to the Colorado Rockies vs San Diego Padres battle on Thursday at PETCO Park as the Padres try to pick up a win on home turf and reward those moneyline betting.
Franklin Morales gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Colorado Rockies on this Thursday; he's 0-1 on the season. The San Diego Padres, meanwhile, will counter with Ian Kennedy, who will be looking to improve on his 1-2 mark.
Colorado Rockies vs San Diego Padres Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Colorado Rockies were 126 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: Colorado Rockies vs San Diego Padres Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4-3.6 win for the Rockies on Thursday. 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
The San Diego Padres sport a record of 7-8 heading into this matchup, while the Colorado Rockies sit at 7-9 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and San Diego vs Colorado injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the San Diego Padres at No. 18 and the Colorado Rockies at No. 24 heading into this contest.
How Colorado Rockies vs San Diego Padres Stats Matchup
On offense, it's a battle between the San Diego Padres and its No. 29-rated batting order, averaging 2.93 runs per nine innings, against the No. 5 lineup of the Colorado Rockies at 4.94 runs per outing.
San Diego owns the No. 5 defense, allowing 2.93 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Colorado's No. 26-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Colorado was a 4-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Padres. They lost as +120 underdogs, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors. The Rockies were saddled with a loss last time out in Jorge De La Rosa's start, as they lost 4-2 against San Diego on Wednesday at PETCO Park.
Next Betting Matchups
Colorado home to Philadelphia, Friday, April 18th
San Diego home to San Francisco, Friday, April 18th