MLB Matchups  >>  Miami Marlins vs. Colorado Rockies Preview 07/23/2013

 
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The Miami Marlins and the Colorado Rockies will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Coors Field.

The Marlins will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jose Fernandez in this game. Fernandez has a 5-5 record and a 2.75 ERA this season.

Fernandez's opponent in this one will be Jhoulys Chacin. The Rockies righthander has a 3.50 ERA to go along with a 9-4 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Rockies listed as 134-moneyline favorites versus the Marlins, while the game's total is sitting at 9.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Rockies on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Marlins at +160 were rewarded, while the 4 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

TEAM RECORDS:
Miami: 36-61 SU
Colorado: 48-52 SU
MIAMI MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

COLORADO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Miami's last 12 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami's last 9 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Colorado's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Colorado's last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Colorado's last 12 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 9 games when playing at home against Miami

NEXT UP:
Colorado home to Miami, Wednesday, July 24