Washington Nationals vs Colorado Rockies Betting Matchup Report
Colorado Rockies vs Washington Nationals Odds
The Washington Nationals look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Rockies arrive at Nationals Park on Sunday.
The Nationals will rely on Ross Detwiler to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Jorge De La Rosa will be his counterpart for the Rockies. Ross Detwiler is 2-5 this season, and Jorge De La Rosa is 7-4.
The Nationals sit at No. 10 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Rockies sit at a National League No. 5 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Washington has the National League's No. 14-rated offensive output, at 7.6 hits per game. The Rockies average 9.5 hits per game, good for No. 1 on the National League list.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Washington has the National League's No. 5-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rockies own the National League's No. 10 mark in runs allowed.
In their last action, Colorado was a 7-1 winner on the road against the Nationals. Bettors on Colorado at +109 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Colorado looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Nationals, a 7-1 final on Saturday in support of Jhoulys Chacin at Nationals Park.
Colorado Rockies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Washington Nationals Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
A few Rockies at Nationals trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Colorado's last 10 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Colorado's last 9 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games
Colorado is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Washington's last 10 games when playing at home against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington's last 9 games when playing Colorado
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
Colorado at Boston, Tuesday, June 25
Washington home to Arizona, Tuesday, June 25