MLB Matchups  >>  San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies Preview 06/28/2013

The San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Coors Field.

Barry Zito will be the starting pitcher for the Giants on this day. Lefthander Zito is 4-5 this season with a 4.39 ERA.

Zito's opponent in this one will be Jhoulys Chacin. The Rockies righthander has a 3.92 ERA to go along with a 6-3 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Rockies listed as 165-moneyline favorites versus the Giants, while the game's total is sitting at 10½.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 4-2 loser as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Dodgers at -189 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Rockies were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got New York at +164 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
San Francisco has lost 4 straight games.
Colorado has lost 3 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
San Francisco: 38-40 SU
Colorado: 39-41 SU
SAN FRANCISCO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 4-6
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

COLORADO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 7-3
After a loss are 2-8


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 15 of San Francisco's last 19 games when playing Colorado
San Francisco is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games when playing Colorado
San Francisco is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 15 of Colorado's last 19 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games at home
Colorado is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Francisco

NEXT UP:
Colorado home to San Francisco, Saturday, June 29