The Colorado Rockies and the New York Mets will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Citi Field.
The Rockies will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Tyler Chatwood in this game. Chatwood has a 7-4 record and a 3.15 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Mets will be Jenrry Mejia. The righthander has a 2.08 ERA to go along with a 1-1 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Rockies listed as 105-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.
In their last action, Colorado was a 5-1 loser on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -191 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
New York lost its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Royals on August 4. Bettors who backed the Royals at -147 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Colorado has lost 2 straight games.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Colorado: 52-61 SU
New York: 49-60 SU
COLORADO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 8-2
After playing Pittsburgh are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
NEW YORK MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 3-7
After playing Kansas City are 3-5
After a loss are 6-4
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
Colorado is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Colorado's last 12 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of NY Mets's last 15 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of NY Mets's last 12 games when playing Colorado
NY Mets are 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
NY Mets home to Colorado, Wednesday, August 7