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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Friday when the San Diego Padres and the Colorado Rockies meet at Coors Field.
Jason Marquis will be the starting pitcher for the Padres on this day. Righthander Marquis is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
The Rockies will counter Marquis with Jeff Francis. Lefthander Francis has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
The Padres were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at +137 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 7-3 winner as they battled the Brewers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +129 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Colorado has won 2 straight games.
San Diego: 1-2 SU
Colorado: 2-1 SU
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing NY Mets are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Friday are 0-10
Before playing San Diego are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
San Diego is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Colorado's last 11 games at home
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Colorado's last 19 games
Colorado is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Colorado home to San Diego, Saturday, April 6