Drew Pomeranz out to silence Giants bats in MLB contest
San Francisco Giants vs Colorado Rockies Odds
The Colorado Rockies host San Francisco on Sunday, looking to build on their 41-41 mark against the 38-42 Giants in MLB betting action at Coors Field.
Madison Bumgarner, with a record of 7-5 on the season, gets the ball for the Giants, while the Rockies trot Drew Pomeranz to the mound in this one. He is 0-0 so far in 2013.
This game matches up the No. 9 (Rockies) and the No. 3 (Giants) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Colorado owns the No. 1 ranking for hits in the National League at 9.5 per game. By contrast, the Giants are rated No. 3 in the same category at 9.2 per game.
Comparing defensive stats, San Francisco owns the National League's No. 15-rated road mark, allowing 5.1 runs per game on the highway. Colorado, on the other hand, rates No. 1 in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Rockies on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +101 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Giants endured a 2-1 loss at the hands of the Rockies on Saturday, with Matt Cain throwing 8 innings of 3-hit ball at Coors Field.
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Giants at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 15 of San Francisco's last 21 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 17 of San Francisco's last 24 games when playing on the road against Colorado
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
San Francisco at Cincinnati, Monday, July 1
Colorado home to LA Dodgers, Tuesday, July 2