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The Colorado Rockies and the Philadelphia Phillies will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Citizens Bank Park.
The Rockies will give the ball to starter Juan Nicasio in this one. Righthander Nicasio is 7-6 this season with a 4.94 ERA.
It'll be Cliff Lee toeing the rubber for the Phillies in this contest. Lefthander Lee is 10-6 with a 3.19 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Colorado was a 5-3 winner on the road against the Phillies. Bettors on Colorado at -110 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Colorado: 59-68 SU
Philadelphia: 55-70 SU
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Colorado is 6-18 SU in its last 24 games when playing Philadelphia
Colorado is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Colorado is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games at home
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado
Philadelphia is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games when playing Colorado
Philadelphia home to Colorado, Thursday, August 22