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The division rival Colorado Rockies and Los Angeles Dodgers are set to renew hostilities on Sunday when they meet at Dodger Stadium.
The Rockies will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jhoulys Chacin in this game. Chacin has a 8-4 record and a 3.62 ERA this season.
Chacin's opponent in this one will be Ricky Nolasco. The Dodgers righthander has a 3.70 ERA to go along with a 6-8 record this season.
The Rockies were a 1-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dodgers. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -152 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Colorado: 45-50 SU
Los Angeles: 47-46 SU
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing LA Dodgers
Colorado is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Dodgers's last 8 games
LA Dodgers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games at home
Colorado home to Chi Cubs, Friday, July 19
LA Dodgers at Washington, Friday, July 19