Toronto Blue Jays vs Colorado Rockies Betting Preview
Colorado Rockies vs Toronto Blue Jays Odds
The Colorado Rockies will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Blue Jays in Toronto at Rogers Centre on Tuesday in baseball action.
Colorado puts its faith in starter Jeff Francis to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 2-4. Getting the ball for the Blue Jays is Esmil Rogers, who owns a 1-0 record on the season with a 1.26 ERA.
Bettors looking to side with the Blue Jays in this matchup found them as -154 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 9.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 5-rated Rockies taking on the American League's No. 8-rated Blue Jays in this contest.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Rockies rank No. 1 in the National League at 9.7 hits per game. That compares with Toronto’s No. 8 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Toronto has the American League's No. 14-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rockies own the National League's No. 9 mark in runs allowed.
In their last action, Colorado was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Toronto at -164 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Rockies were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Toronto staff and losing 2-0 to the Blue Jays on Monday at Rogers Centre.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Toronto are 6-4
After playing Toronto are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Toronto Blue Jays Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few Rockies at Blue Jays trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games on the road
Colorado is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado
Toronto is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Colorado at Toronto, Wednesday, June 19