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A winning streak will be on the line for the San Diego Padres on Sunday when they battle the Colorado Rockies at PETCO Park.
Righthander Chad Bettis will take the mound for the Rockies to start this game. Bettis is 0-3 this season with a 5.45 ERA.
Bettis's opponent in this one will be Ian Kennedy. The Padres righthander has a 4.96 ERA to go along with a 6-9 record this season.
The Rockies were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Padres. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at -137 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Colorado has lost 2 straight games.
San Diego has won 2 straight games.
Colorado: 66-77 SU
San Diego: 64-77 SU
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing San Francisco are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 9 games
Colorado is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Diego's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Diego's last 7 games at home
San Diego is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing at home against Colorado
Colorado at San Francisco, Monday, September 9
San Diego at Philadelphia, Tuesday, September 10