Moneyline favors Rockies in battle with Diamondbacks
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Odds
Colorado will try to be nasty hosts on Tuesday when the Arizona Diamondbacks pay a visit to Coors Field.
Arizona puts its faith in starter Ian Kennedy to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 2-3. Getting the ball for the Rockies is Jhoulys Chacin, who owns a 3-3 record on the season with a 4.07 ERA.
Colorado was a -110 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Sportsbook.ag settle on an opening over under number of 9.5.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 4-rated Rockies and the league No. 2-ranked Diamondbacks, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado's No. 1 ranked National League offense (4.9 runs per game) against a Diamondbacks defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 1 in the National League at 3.5 runs allowed per game. The Rockies have been averaging 9.3 hits per game, more than the Diamondbacks have managed so far this season (8.8 hits on average).
Colorado owns the National League's No. 10 defense, allowing 4.3 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Arizona's National League No. 1-rated defense.
Arizona won its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Rockies on May 20. Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks at -104 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Patrick Corbin blew away 10 Colorado batter in the Diamondbacks' last start, leading them to a 5-1 win over Colorado on Monday at Coors Field.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Arizona are 7-3
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Diamondbacks at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Arizona's last 10 games when playing Colorado
Arizona is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Arizona is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Colorado's last 10 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 9 games
Colorado is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Arizona
Arizona at Colorado, Wednesday, May 22