Tom Koehler, Jordan Lyles Take Mound in Miami Marlins vs Colorado Rockies Tilt

Miami Marlins

vs

Colorado Rockies
Saturday, August 23, 2014 8:05 PM ET
Coors Field

The visiting Miami Marlins hope for a solid performance on Saturday as they look to pick up a win at Coors Field against the Colorado Rockies.

Colorado hands the ball to starter Jordan Lyles in this one and he'll try to improve on his 6-1 mark on the year. Miami counters with Tom Koehler, who will try to quiet the fans and the Rockies bats at the same time.

Miami Marlins vs Colorado Rockies Opening Odds and Betting Line

Those betting on the visitors in this one found the Miami Marlins listed as underdogs of 100 at most Sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 10, check for odds updates at 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Miami Marlins vs Colorado Rockies Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.4-4 win for the Marlins on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Miami Marlins vs Colorado Rockies Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Colorado Rockies sport a record of 50-77 heading into this matchup, while the Miami Marlins sit at 64-63 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Colorado vs Miami injuries news.

The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Colorado Rockies at No. 22 and the Miami Marlins at No. 19 heading into this contest.

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How Miami Marlins vs Colorado Rockies Stats Matchup

The game also pits Colorado Rockies No. 3-rated offense, averaging 4.69 runs per game, against a Miami Marlins defense that ranks No. 20 at 4.24 in runs allowed per game. The Colorado Rockies have averaged 9.57 hits per game so far, more than Miami Marlins batters have averaged on the year (8.63 hits per game).

Colorado owns the No. 30 defense, allowing 4.69 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Miami's No. 20-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Miami was a 13-5 winner in its last match on the road against the Rockies. They won as -126 favorites, while the total score of 18 made winners of OVER bettors. Miami rolled to a 13-5 win against Colorado on Friday, as Henderson Alvarez and the Marlins' bats led the team to victory at Coors Field.

Miami Marlins vs Colorado Rockies Betting Odds Trends

Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Miami is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games on the road
Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
Colorado is 7-17 SU in its last 24 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
Colorado is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami

Next Betting Matchups

Miami at Colorado, Sunday, August 24th

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