The Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Dodgers will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Dodger Stadium.
The Rockies will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jason Marquis in this game. Marquis has a 9-5 record and a 4.22 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Dodgers will be ace Chad Billingsley. The righthander has a 3.10 ERA to go along with a 9-3 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Dodgers listed as 164-moneyline favorites versus the Rockies, while the game’s total is sitting at 8½.
Andre Ethier’s walk-off blast in the bottom of the 13th inning lifted the Dodgers past the Rockies 4-2 on Monday night.
Los Angeles won as -135 home favorites as the game played UNDER the 8-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Starting pitcher Randy Wolf drove in two runs for the Dodgers, while James McDonald picked up the win in relief for Los Angeles.
Ryan Spilborghs went 2-for-5 with a two-run jack for Colorado, as Joel Peralta took the loss after allowing Ethier’s game-winning homer.
Colorado: 40-36 SU
Los Angeles: 49-28 SU
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 3-7
After playing LA Dodgers are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Colorado is 20-4 SU in its last 24 games
Colorado is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Colorado is 1-9 SU in their last 10 games when playing LA Dodgers
Colorado is 0-5 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado
LA Dodgers are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games when playing Colorado
LA Dodgers are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games
LA Dodgers home to Colorado, Wednesday, July 1