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MLB BASEBALL

San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies

The San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Coors Field.

The Giants will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Barry Zito in this game. Zito has a 4-9 record and a 5.40 ERA this season.

The Rockies will counter Zito with Juan Nicasio. Righthander Nicasio has a 4.79 ERA to go along with a 7-6 record this season.

Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 4-0 winner as they battled the Pirates at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +121 were rewarded, while the 4 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

The Rockies were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -108 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
San Francisco has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
San Francisco: 58-72 SU
Colorado: 61-71 SU

San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 2-8
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

Colorado most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing San Francisco are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing Colorado
San Francisco is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing Colorado
Colorado is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 9 games at home

Next up:
Colorado home to San Francisco, Tuesday, August 27