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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.
The Padres will trot Edinson Volquez out to the mound in this one. Righthander Volquez has a 4-5 record and a 5.35 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Rockies will be Jorge De La Rosa. The lefthander has a 3.10 ERA to go along with a 7-3 record this season.
The Padres were a 6-5 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at +125 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
San Diego has won 2 straight games.
San Diego: 28-32 SU
Colorado: 32-29 SU
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 4-6
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Diego's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Diego's last 8 games when playing on the road against Colorado
San Diego is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Colorado
Colorado is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing San Diego
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 8 games
Colorado home to San Diego, Saturday, June 8