Jordan Lyles Rockies at Home vs Texas Rangers in MLB Betting Odds Clash

Texas Rangers

vs

Colorado Rockies
Monday, May 05, 2014 8:40 PM ET
Coors Field

The visiting Texas Rangers hope for a solid performance on Monday as they look to pick up a win at Coors Field against the Colorado Rockies.

Jordan Lyles gets the call for the Colorado Rockies and he will try to build on a 3-0 mark. In the other dugout, Martin Perez brings a 4-1 ledger to the game for the Texas Rangers as he tries to quiet the Rockies bats.

Texas Rangers vs Colorado Rockies Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the Colorado Rockies in this matchup found them as -120 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 10.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.

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Computer Prediction: Texas Rangers vs Colorado Rockies Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Rockies to win this game 5.8-4.6. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Texas Rangers vs Colorado Rockies Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Colorado Rockies bring a 19-14 record to the battle against the 17-14 Rangers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Colorado vs Texas injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 2-ranked Colorado Rockies and the No. 13-rated Texas Rangers in this matchup.

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How Texas Rangers vs Colorado Rockies Stats Matchup

Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Colorado Rockies No. 1-ranked scoring average of 5.64 runs per game, against a Texas Rangers offense rated No. 9 and scoring 4.39 runs per game. The Rockies have averaged 10.36 hits per game to date this season, more than the Rangers hitters have managed (8.84 per nine innings).

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Colorado has the No. 24-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rangers own the No. 23 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Texas was a 14-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Angels. They won as +100 underdogs, while the total score of 17 made winners of OVER bettors. Texas routed Los Angeles on Sunday by a 14-3 score at Angel Stadium, plating runs all day in baseball betting action.

Colorado lost its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Mets on May 4. Bettors who backed the Mets at +114 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Colorado looks to rebound from a loss to the Mets, who beat them 5-1 on Sunday behind a start from Dillon Gee at Coors Field.

Texas Rangers vs Colorado Rockies Betting Odds Trends

Texas is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Texas's last 13 games
Texas is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games on the road
Colorado is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games
Colorado is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Texas at Colorado, Tuesday, May 6th