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The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies will meet on the field at Coors Field on Sunday in a battle of division rivals.
The Diamondbacks will trot Brandon McCarthy out to the mound in this one. Righthander McCarthy has a 0-2 record and a 7.47 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Rockies will be Juan Nicasio. The righthander has a 5.63 ERA to go along with a 2-0 record this season.
Arizona was a 4-3 loser in its last match on the road against the Rockies. They lost as -101 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Arizona has lost 2 straight games.
Colorado has won 8 straight games.
Arizona: 9-8 SU
Colorado: 13-4 SU
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 3-7
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a win are 9-1
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing Colorado
Arizona is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing Arizona
Arizona at San Francisco, Monday, April 22
Colorado home to Atlanta, Monday, April 22