San Francisco Giants vs Colorado Rockies Betting Matchup Report
Colorado Rockies vs San Francisco Giants Odds
Colorado pays a visit to San Francisco on Saturday, hoping to shut down the Giants bats in baseball action at AT&T Park.
The match puts starter Juan Nicasio for the Rockies on the hill facing Barry Zito for the Giants. Nicasio brings a 4-1 mark to the game, while Zito is 3-3 to date on the season.
Those going with the Giants in this one found them listed as moneyline favorites of -125 at TopBet for Monday's contest. The total was hovering near 8 at .
The Giants sit at No. 7 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Rockies sit at a National League No. 4 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits San Francisco's No. 4-rated National League offense, averaging 4.5 runs per game, against a Rockies defense that ranks No. 8 in the National League at 4.1 in runs allowed per game. The Giants have averaged 9.2 hits per game so far, less than Rockies batters have averaged on the year (9.3 hits per game).
Comparing defensive stats, Colorado owns the National League's No. 8-rated road mark, allowing 4.2 runs per game on the highway. San Francisco, on the other hand, rates No. 6 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 5-0 winner as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +136 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Rockies didn’t allow a single run in their last start, as their staff shut out San Francisco 5-0 on Friday at AT&T Park.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
A few Rockies at Giants trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 13 of San Francisco's last 17 games when playing Colorado
Colorado at San Francisco, Sunday, May 26