MLB Betting Line Favors the Washington Nationals over the Colorado Rockies

Washington Nationals

vs

Colorado Rockies
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:10 PM ET
Coors Field

The Colorado Rockies will look to improve on a 40-59 record when they take on the Washington Nationals, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Wednesday.

The match puts starter Stephen Strasburg for the Washington Nationals on the hill facing Jorge De La Rosa for the Colorado Rockies. Strasburg brings a 7-7 mark to the game, while De La Rosa is 10-6 to date on the season.

Washington Nationals vs Colorado Rockies Opening Odds and Betting Line

The visiting Washington Nationals were -150 moneyline favorites in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 10 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.

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Computer Prediction: Washington Nationals vs Colorado Rockies Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 5.1-3.8 win for the Nationals on Wednesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Washington Nationals vs Colorado Rockies Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

40-59 Colorado battles the Nationals, currently with a 54-43 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Colorado vs Washington injuries news.

The Colorado Rockies vs Washington Nationals odds would favor the Nationals if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Colorado is rated No. 30 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Washington is at No. 7.

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How Washington Nationals vs Colorado Rockies Stats Matchup

The game also pits Colorado Rockies No. 4-rated offense, averaging 4.69 runs per game, against a Washington Nationals defense that ranks No. 4 at 3.49 in runs allowed per game. The Colorado Rockies have averaged 9.56 hits per game so far, more than Washington Nationals batters have averaged on the year (8.56 hits per game).

Colorado owns the No. 30 defense, allowing 4.69 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Washington's No. 4-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Nationals were a 7-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at -190 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors. The Nationals grabbed a win last time out, defeating Yohan Flande and the Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday at Coors Field.

Washington Nationals vs Colorado Rockies Betting Odds Trends

Washington is 5-1-1 SU in its last 7 games
Washington is 6-2-1 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Washington is 4-0-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
Colorado is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Colorado is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
Colorado is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Washington

Next Betting Matchups

Washington at Cincinnati, Friday, July 25th
Colorado home to Pittsburgh, Friday, July 25th

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