MLB Matchups  >>  Colorado Rockies vs. LA Dodgers Dodgers Preview 04/30/2013

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The Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Dodgers will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Dodger Stadium.

The Rockies will give the ball to starter Jorge De La Rosa in this one. Lefthander De La Rosa is 2-2 this season with a 2.86 ERA.

De La Rosa's opponent in this one will be Hyun-Jin Ryu. The Dodgers lefthander has a 3.41 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Dodgers listed as 135-moneyline favorites versus the Rockies, while the game's total is sitting at 7.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 12-2 winner as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +132 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

TEAM RECORDS:
Colorado: 16-10 SU
Los Angeles: 12-13 SU
COLORADO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

LOS ANGELES MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
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 UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games on the road
Colorado is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Dodgers's last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing Colorado
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Colorado
LA Dodgers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado

NEXT UP:
LA Dodgers home to Colorado, Wednesday, May 1