Colorado Rockies vs San Diego Padres Betting Matchup Report
San Diego Padres vs Colorado Rockies Odds
Coors Field hosts an MLB battle between the Colorado Rockies and the visiting San Diego Padres on Saturday.
Colorado hands the ball to starter Jon Garland in this one and he'll try to improve on his 0-0 mark on the year. San Diego counters with Tyson Ross, who will try to quiet the fans and the Rockies bats at the same time.
If you're going with the Rockies in this one, they're listed as moneyline favorites of -140 on most baseball betting menus for Monday's contest.
This game puts the Rockies, most recently No. 9 in the National League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Padres, who rate a National League No. 12 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Colorado's No. 3-rated National League offense, averaging 6 runs per game, against a Padres defense that ranks No. 14 in the National League at 6.2 in runs allowed per game. The Rockies have averaged 12 hits per game so far, more than Padres batters have averaged on the year (5.8 hits per game).
Defensively, San Diego features the National League's No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 6.2 runs per game. Colorado, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 in the National League at home, scoring 5 runs per game.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the Rockies on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at -147 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Padres endured a 5-2 loss at the hands of the Rockies on Friday, with Jason Marquis throwing 6 innings of 6-hit ball at Coors Field.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
A few Padres at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Colorado
San Diego is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Colorado
San Diego is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Colorado's last 12 games at home
San Diego at Colorado, Sunday, April 7