Moneyline favors Marlins in battle with Rockies
Colorado Rockies vs Miami Marlins Odds
Miami will look to improve on its 48-79 record when take on Colorado, a key part of the MLB odds lineup on Saturday.
The match puts starter Jeff Manship for the Rockies on the hill facing Jose Fernandez for the Marlins. Manship brings a 0-3 mark to the game, while Fernandez is 9-5 to date on the season.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Marlins at No. 9 in the National League and the Rockies at No. 11 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Miami's No. 15-rated National League offense, averaging 3.2 runs per game, against a Rockies defense that ranks No. 12 in the National League at 4.5 in runs allowed per game. The Marlins have averaged 7.8 hits per game so far, less than Rockies batters have averaged on the year (9.1 hits per game).
Defensively, Colorado features the National League's No. 13-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.6 runs per game. Miami, meanwhile, comes in at No. 13 in the National League at home, scoring 3.5 runs per game.
Colorado was a 3-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Marlins. They won as -131 favorites, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors. The Rockies enjoyed a 3-2 victory at the expense of the Marlins on Friday, with Jhoulys Chacin throwing 7 innings of 4-hit ball at Marlins Park.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Colorado are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
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 OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
Colorado is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Miami
Colorado is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado
Miami is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Colorado
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado at Miami, Sunday, August 25