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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Colorado Rockies meet at Coors Field.
The Dodgers will trot Ricky Nolasco out to the mound in this one. Righthander Nolasco has a 11-9 record and a 3.26 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jhoulys Chacin who starts for the Rockies. Righthander Chacin is 13-7 with a 3.08 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 10-8 winner as they battled the Rockies on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Dodgers at -220 were rewarded, while the 18 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Los Angeles has won 5 straight games.
Los Angeles: 82-55 SU
Colorado: 65-74 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 22-3 SU in their last 25 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Dodgers's last 9 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 9 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
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