Rockies face Arizona Diamondbacks: MLB odds preview and stats

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July 7, 4:10 PM | GrassChase Field

Colorado Rockies vs Arizona Diamondbacks Odds

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The Diamondbacks get a visit from the Colorado Rockies in baseball action on Sunday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.

It's a pitching duel between Patrick Corbin for the Diamondbacks (9-1 on the year) and Roy Oswalt for Colorado (0-3 so far).

View Colorado vs Arizona Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Rockies listed as underdogs of +-192 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 9, check for updates at 5Dimes.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Diamondbacks at No. 4 in the National League and the Rockies at No. 9 in the National League heading into this contest.


How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Arizona's National League No. 5-ranked scoring average of 4.3 runs per game, against a Rockies offense rated No. 2 and scoring 4.6 runs per game in the league. The Diamondbacks have averaged 9.1 hits per game to date this season, less than the Rockies hitters have managed (9.4 per nine innings).

Comparing defensive stats, Colorado owns the National League's No. 12-rated road mark, allowing 4.5 runs per game on the highway. Arizona, on the other hand, rates No. 8 in scoring at home.

In their last action, Colorado was a 11-1 loser on the road against the Diamondbacks. Bettors on Arizona at -172 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (12) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Colorado was routed on Saturday at Chase Field, having a 11-1 loss put on them by the Arizona Diamondbacks in baseball betting action.

Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

A few Rockies at Diamondbacks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 8 games when playing on the road against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Colorado's last 10 games
Colorado is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Arizona
Arizona is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 7 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games
Arizona is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Colorado

Next up:
Colorado at San Diego, Monday, July 8
Arizona home to LA Dodgers, Monday, July 8