Colorado sends Jorge De La Rosa vs Trevor Cahill in Rockies vs Diamondbacks game
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Odds
The Colorado Rockies look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Diamondbacks arrive at Coors Field on Wednesday.
The Rockies will rely on Jorge De La Rosa to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Trevor Cahill will be his counterpart for the Diamondbacks. Jorge De La Rosa is 5-3 this season, and Trevor Cahill is 3-4.
Colorado was a -105 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Sportsbook.ag settle on an opening over under number of 9.5.
The Rockies sit at No. 4 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Diamondbacks sit at a National League No. 2 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado's No. 1 ranked National League offense (4.9 runs per game) against a Diamondbacks defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 3 in the National League at 3.5 runs allowed per game. The Rockies have been averaging 9.3 hits per game, more than the Diamondbacks have managed so far this season (8.7 hits on average).
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Colorado has the National League's No. 9-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Diamondbacks own the National League's No. 3 mark in runs allowed.
The Diamondbacks were a 5-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -120 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for UNDER bettors. Arizona lost in extra innings against the Rockies on Tuesday as Colorado edged them 5-4 at Coors Field.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing San Francisco are 3-7
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
A few Diamondbacks at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Arizona's last 11 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Colorado's last 11 games when playing Arizona
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Arizona home to San Diego, Friday, May 24
Colorado at San Francisco, Friday, May 24