MLB Matchups  >>  Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres Preview 09/07/2013

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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Colorado Rockies and the San Diego Padres meet at PETCO Park.

Righthander Tyler Chatwood will take the mound for the Rockies to start this game. Chatwood is 7-4 this season with a 3.29 ERA.

Meanwhile, it'll be Tyson Ross who starts for the Padres. Righthander Ross is 3-4 with a 2.76 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Padres listed as 126-moneyline favorites versus the Rockies, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Padres on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at -113 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

TEAM RECORDS:
Colorado: 66-76 SU
San Diego: 63-77 SU
COLORADO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

SAN DIEGO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Colorado are 4-6
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a win are 3-7


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Colorado's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games on the road
Colorado is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games at home
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado

NEXT UP:
San Diego home to Colorado, Sunday, September 8