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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Sunday when the San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies meet at Coors Field.
The Giants will give the ball to starter Madison Bumgarner in this one. Lefthander Bumgarner is 7-5 this season with a 3.20 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Drew Pomeranz who starts for the Rockies. Lefthander Pomeranz is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Rockies on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +101 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
San Francisco has lost 6 straight games.
Colorado has won 2 straight games.
San Francisco: 38-42 SU
Colorado: 41-41 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 15 of San Francisco's last 21 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 17 of San Francisco's last 24 games when playing on the road against Colorado
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
San Francisco at Cincinnati, Monday, July 1
Colorado home to LA Dodgers, Tuesday, July 2