Colorado Rockies vs St. Louis Cardinals in MLB odds
St. Louis Cardinals
|88-63||September 18, 2013, 08:40 PM | Coors Field||69-83|
Baseball bettors look for value at Coors Field on Wednesday as host Colorado battles the St. Louis Cardinals in baseball odds action.
Colorado hands the ball to starter Tyler Chatwood in this one and he'll try to improve on his 7-4 mark on the year. St. Louis counters with Adam Wainwright, who will try to quiet the fans and the Rockies bats at the same time.
View St. Louis Cardinals vs Colorado Rockies Odds and Stats.
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Cardinals listed as Favorite of -143 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 9, check for updates at 5Dimes.
The Rockies sit at No. 27 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Cardinals sit at No. 14 on the same chart.
In their last action, St. Louis was a 11-4 winner on the road against the Rockies. Bettors on St. Louis at -135 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (15) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Rockies, a 11-4 final on Tuesday in support of Joe Kelly at Coors Field.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Colorado and its No. 11-rated batting order, averaging 4.34 runs per nine innings, against the No. 3 lineup of the Cardinals at 4.82 runs per outing.
St. Louis brings the No. 5-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Rockies's No. 25-ranked defense.
A few Cardinals at Rockies trends to consider:
St. Louis is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of St. Louis's last 12 games on the road
St. Louis is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games when playing Colorado
Colorado is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Colorado's last 9 games at home
St. Louis at Colorado, Thursday, September 19th