San Francisco favored by 117 against Colorado on Saturday
San Francisco Giants vs Colorado Rockies Odds
The San Francisco Giants will look to grab a road win when they take on the Rockies in Colorado at Coors Field on Saturday in baseball odds action.
Tim Lincecum, with a record of 3-2 on the season, gets the ball for the Giants, while the Rockies trot Tyler Chatwood to the mound in this one. He is 1-0 so far in 2013.
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Rockies as +117 underdogs on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 10.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
The Rockies - Giants odds would favor the Giants if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Colorado is rated No. 4 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while San Francisco is at No. 3 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Colorado owns the No. 2 ranking for hits in the National League at 9.2 per game. By contrast, the Giants are rated No. 1 in the same category at 9.3 per game.
Comparing defensive stats, San Francisco owns the National League's No. 14-rated road mark, allowing 5.6 runs per game on the highway. Colorado, on the other hand, rates No. 2 in scoring at home.
San Francisco was a 10-9 loser in its last match on the road against the Rockies. They lost as -112 favorites, while the total score of 19 made winners of OVER bettors. San Francisco didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 10-9 to Colorado on Friday at Coors Field.
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Colorado are 9-1
After a loss are 4-6
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing San Francisco are 1-9
After playing San Francisco are 3-7
After a win are 1-9
A few Giants at Rockies trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
San Francisco is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Francisco's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 8 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 10 games at home
San Francisco at Colorado, Sunday, May 19