Rockies open as moneyline underdog vs Diamondbacks
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Odds
The Colorado Rockies battle the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday in MLB betting action at Coors Field.
The match puts starter Patrick Corbin for the Diamondbacks on the hill facing Jon Garland for the Rockies. Corbin brings a 6-0 mark to the game, while Garland is 3-4 to date on the season.
The Diamondbacks were listed as 115 favorites on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 9.5 before betting started earlier on Monday over at Bovada.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Rockies at No. 4 in the National League and the Diamondbacks at No. 2 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Colorado and its National League No. 1-rated batting order, averaging 5 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 9 lineup of the Diamondbacks at 4.1 runs per outing.
Arizona brings the National League's No. 2-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Rockies' league No. 9-ranked defense.
Last time out for Arizona, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Marlins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Marlins at +131 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Arizona didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 2-1 to Miami on Sunday at Marlins Park.
In their last action, Colorado was a 5-0 winner at home against the Giants. Bettors on Colorado at -138 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Colorado threw a shutout at San Francisco in their last outing, using a shutdown performance by Juan Nicasio to defeat San Francisco 5-0 on Sunday.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a win are 2-8
A few Diamondbacks at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Arizona's last 9 games when playing Colorado
Arizona is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Colorado's last 9 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
Colorado is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games at home
Arizona at Colorado, Tuesday, May 21