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The Washington Nationals and the Colorado Rockies will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Coors Field.
The Nationals will trot Dan Haren out to the mound in this one. Righthander Haren has a 4-7 record and a 5.45 ERA this season.
It'll be Jhoulys Chacin toeing the rubber for the Rockies in this contest. Righthander Chacin is 3-3 with a 4.59 ERA so far this season.
Washington won its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Twins on June 9. Bettors who backed the Nationals at -122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Colorado, they were an 8-7 winner as they battled the Padres at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at -172 were rewarded, while the 15 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Washington has won 2 straight games.
Washington: 31-31 SU
Colorado: 34-30 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Washington's last 17 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Colorado's last 17 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 8 games at home
Colorado is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Washington
Colorado home to Washington, Wednesday, June 12