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Washington Nationals vs. Colorado Rockies

The Washington Nationals and the Colorado Rockies will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Coors Field.

Ross Detwiler will be the starting pitcher for the Nationals on this day. Lefthander Detwiler is 2-4 this season with a 2.76 ERA.

Starting this game for the Rockies will be Jeff Francis. The lefthander has a 6.30 ERA to go along with a 2-4 record this season.

Washington won its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Rockies on June 12. Bettors who backed the Nationals at +173 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Team records:
Washington: 32-32 SU
Colorado: 35-31 SU

Washington most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 4-5
After playing Colorado are 8-2
After a win are 3-7

Colorado most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Washington's last 13 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Colorado's last 13 games when playing at home against Washington
Colorado is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Washington

Next up:
Washington at Cleveland, Friday, June 14
Colorado home to Philadelphia, Friday, June 14