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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Monday when the Colorado Rockies and the San Diego Padres meet at PETCO Park.
The Rockies will give the ball to starter Tyler Chatwood in this one. Righthander Chatwood is 4-2 this season with a 2.75 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Edinson Volquez who starts for the Padres. Righthander Volquez is 6-6 with a 5.25 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Colorado was a 6-1 loser on the road against the Diamondbacks. Bettors on Arizona at -180 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
San Diego was a 11-7 loser in its last match on the road against the Nationals. They lost as +205 underdogs, while the total score of 18 made winners of OVER bettors.
Colorado has lost 3 straight games.
San Diego has lost 9 straight games.
Colorado: 42-47 SU
San Diego: 40-49 SU
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 4-6
After playing Washington are 7-3
After a loss are 1-9
A few trends to consider:
Colorado is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Colorado's last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 10 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Diego's last 10 games when playing at home against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Diego's last 13 games
San Diego home to Colorado, Tuesday, July 9