Colorado Rockies vs Atlanta Braves Betting Preview
Atlanta Braves vs Colorado Rockies Odds
Colorado will try to be nasty hosts on Wednesday when the Atlanta Braves pay a visit to Coors Field.
For the Rockies, Tyler Chatwood gets the ball, charged with keeping the Braves hitters off the base paths. He'll face Tim Hudson, 2-1 on the year.
The Rockies sit at No. 3 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Braves sit at a National League No. 14 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Colorado and its National League No. 2-rated batting order, averaging 5.4 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 6 lineup of the Braves at 4.6 runs per outing.
Colorado owns the National League's No. 10 defense, allowing 4.5 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Atlanta's National League No. 1-rated defense.
The Braves were a 10-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at +112 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors. Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Rockies, a 10-2 final on Tuesday in support of Julio Teheran at Coors Field.
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 8-2
After a win are 8-2
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Arizona are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
A few Braves at Rockies trends to consider:
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
Atlanta is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
Atlanta at Detroit, Friday, April 26
Colorado at Arizona, Thursday, April 25