Moneyline favors Giants in battle with Rockies
Colorado Rockies vs San Francisco Giants Odds
The San Francisco Giants will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Colorado Rockies invade AT&T Park on Tuesday.
Tim Lincecum will take the mound for San Francisco, and he'll carry a 1-0 record into the contest. Juan Nicasio gets the ball for Colorado; he's 1-0 so far this season.
Bettors looking to side with the Giants in this matchup found them as -160 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
This game matches up the No. 5 (Giants) and the No. 14 (Rockies) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits San Francisco's No. 11-rated National League offense, averaging 2.7 runs per game, against a Rockies defense that ranks No. 4 in the National League at 3.1 in runs allowed per game. The Giants have averaged 7.3 hits per game so far, less than Rockies batters have averaged on the year (11 hits per game).
Comparing defensive stats, Colorado owns the National League's No. 8-rated road mark, allowing 4 runs per game on the highway. San Francisco, on the other hand, rates No. 12 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Colorado was a 4-2 loser on the road against the Giants. Bettors on San Francisco at -180 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Colorado didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 4-2 to San Francisco on Monday at AT&T Park.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 3-7
After playing San Francisco are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 9-1
After a win are 8-2
A few Rockies at Giants trends to consider:
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Colorado's last 10 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 8 of San Francisco's last 10 games when playing Colorado
San Francisco is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games
Colorado at San Francisco, Wednesday, April 10