Moneyline favors Padres in battle with Rockies

Colorado RockiesSan Diego Padres
July 8, 10:10 PM | GrassPETCO Park

Colorado Rockies vs San Diego Padres Odds

42-47TEAM RECORD40-49

The San Diego Padres host Colorado on Monday, looking to build on their 40-49 mark against the 42-47 Rockies in MLB betting action at PETCO Park.

The Padres will rely on Edinson Volquez to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Tyler Chatwood will be his counterpart for the Rockies. Edinson Volquez is 6-6 this season, and Tyler Chatwood is 4-2.

View Colorado vs San Diego Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Baseball odds makers, including 5Dimes, opened the Padres as -115 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 7.5 at shops such as 5Dimes.

Power Rankings:
The Padres - Rockies odds would favor the Rockies if the lines were set according to our power ranks. San Diego is rated No. 15 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while Colorado is at No. 10 in the National League.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits San Diego's No. 8-rated National League offense, averaging 4 runs per game, against a Rockies defense that ranks No. 14 in the National League at 4.6 in runs allowed per game. The Padres have averaged 8.4 hits per game so far, less than Rockies batters have averaged on the year (9.3 hits per game).

Defensively, Colorado features the National League's No. 12-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.6 runs per game. San Diego, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 in the National League at home, scoring 3.9 runs per game.

In their last action, Colorado was a 6-1 loser on the road against the Diamondbacks. Bettors on Arizona at -180 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Rockies were saddled with a loss last time out in Roy Oswalt's start, as they lost 6-1 against Arizona on Sunday at Chase Field.

San Diego was a 11-7 loser in its last match on the road against the Nationals. They lost as +205 underdogs, while the total score of 18 made winners of OVER bettors. San Diego didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 11-7 to Washington on Sunday at Nationals Park.

Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 4-6
After playing Washington are 7-3
After a loss are 1-9

A few Rockies at Padres trends to consider:
Colorado is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Colorado's last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 10 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Diego's last 10 games when playing at home against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Diego's last 13 games

Next up:
Colorado at San Diego, Tuesday, July 9

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