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The Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Dodgers will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Dodger Stadium.
Righthander Juan Nicasio will take the mound for the Rockies to start this game. Nicasio is 4-4 this season with a 5.31 ERA.
Starting this game for the Dodgers will be Clayton Kershaw. The lefthander has a 1.89 ERA to go along with a 8-5 record this season.
The Rockies were a 6-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -151 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Los Angeles has won 5 straight games.
Colorado: 44-49 SU
Los Angeles: 46-45 SU
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing LA Dodgers are 3-7
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Colorado's last 15 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado
LA Dodgers home to Colorado, Saturday, July 13