Los Angeles Dodgers host Colorado Rockies in baseball action
Colorado Rockies vs Los Angeles Dodgers Odds
The Los Angeles Dodgers host Colorado on Sunday, looking to build on their 47-46 mark against the 45-50 Rockies in MLB betting action at Dodger Stadium.
Los Angeles hands the ball to starter Ricky Nolasco in this one and he'll try to improve on his 6-8 mark on the year. Colorado counters with Jhoulys Chacin, who will try to quiet the fans and the Dodgers bats at the same time.
Bettors looking to back visiting Colorado before the first pitch in this match found them as +-148-moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the total of 7.5 earlier at TopBet.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 10-rated Rockies taking on the National League's No. 6-rated Dodgers in this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Los Angeles' No. 12-rated National League offense, averaging 3.9 runs per game, against a Rockies defense that ranks No. 13 in the National League at 4.5 in runs allowed per game. The Dodgers have averaged 8.8 hits per game so far, less than Rockies batters have averaged on the year (9.1 hits per game).
Comparing defensive stats, Colorado owns the National League's No. 9-rated road mark, allowing 4.3 runs per game on the highway. Los Angeles, on the other hand, rates No. 14 in scoring at home.
The Rockies were a 1-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -152 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors. Colorado didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by Zack Greinke in a losing cause, 1-0, against Los Angeles on Saturday.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few Rockies at Dodgers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing LA Dodgers
Colorado is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Dodgers' last 8 games
LA Dodgers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games at home
Colorado home to Chi Cubs, Friday, July 19
LA Dodgers at Washington, Friday, July 19