Jacob Turner out to silence Rockies bats in MLB contest
Colorado Rockies vs Miami Marlins Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Marlins Park on Sunday as host Miami battles the Colorado Rockies in baseball odds action.
The match puts starter Jorge De La Rosa for the Rockies on the hill facing Jacob Turner for the Marlins. De La Rosa brings a 13-6 mark to the game, while Turner is 3-4 to date on the season.
Miami was a -106 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 7.5.
The Marlins - Rockies odds would favor the Marlins if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Miami is rated No. 9 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while Colorado is at No. 11 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Rockies rank No. 2 in the National League at 9 hits per game. That compares with Miami’s No. 15 ranking in that category.
Colorado brings the National League's No. 12-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Marlins' league No. 7-ranked defense.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Marlins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Marlins at -181 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Jose Fernandez shut down the Rockies in their last game, striking out 8 in a 3-0 shutout over Colorado in baseball action at Marlins Park.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few Rockies at Marlins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games when playing Colorado
Miami is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Colorado
Miami is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing at home against Colorado
Colorado home to San Francisco, Monday, August 26
Miami at Washington, Tuesday, August 27