Rockies face San Francisco Giants: MLB odds preview and stats
Colorado Rockies vs San Francisco Giants Odds
The San Francisco Giants battle the visiting Colorado Rockies on Wednesday in MLB betting action at AT&T Park.
San Francisco sends Barry Zito out against Jeff Francis for the Rockies in this game. Zito is 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA on the season, while Francis is 1-0 on the year and has a 1.50 ERA.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Giants at No. 5 in the National League and the Rockies at No. 14 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and San Francisco has the National League's No. 10-rated offensive output, at 8.1 hits per game. The Rockies average 10.1 hits per game, good for No. 2 on the National League list.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and San Francisco has the National League's No. 9-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rockies own the National League's No. 5 mark in runs allowed.
Colorado lost its last outing, a 9-6 result against the Giants on April 9. Bettors who backed the Giants at -124 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (15) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Rockies endured a 9-6 loss at the hands of the Giants on Tuesday, with Juan Nicasio throwing 5 innings of 5-hit ball at AT&T Park.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 6-4
After playing San Francisco are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 9-1
After a win are 9-1
A few Rockies at Giants trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Colorado's last 11 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 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 9 of San Francisco's last 11 games when playing Colorado
San Francisco is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games
Colorado at San Diego, Friday, April 12
San Francisco at Chi Cubs, Thursday, April 11