Jon Gray (3-2, 5.76 ERA) and the Colorado Rockies (24-31) are in San Diego to meet Luis Perdomo (1-1, 10.04 ERA) and the Padres (23-34) in a matchup that has the potential for plenty of offense. This is the last of a three-game series at Petco Park. The Padres won the last game 4-3, and San Diego leads the series 2-0. The game gets underway at 9:10 p.m. ET on Sunday, Jun. 5 and will air on FSSD and RTRM.
In his most recent outing, Perdomo pitched 2.0 innings, giving up six runs and walking one in a 16-4 loss to the Mariners. Wil Myers (.279, 32 Rs, 9 HRs, 28 RBIs, 6 SBs) continued his strong season yesterday, going 3 for 4 with one run, one home run, and one RBI. The Rockies were victorious the last time Gray pitched. He tossed 6.0 innings, allowing three runs, striking out four and walking three in a 17-4 victory over the Reds. Trevor Story (.259, 31 Rs, 15 HRs, 38 RBIs, 3 SBs) went 1 for 5 yesterday.
Oddsmakers have deemed this game a Rockies -120 matchup and the Over/Under (O/U) is currently 8.
The Padres had the upper hand against the Rockies in their previous eight games this season, earning a 6-2 record.
Predictions: SU Winner - COL
The Padres currently sit below .500 against the NL West Division at 12-20, and the Rockies have a 14-16 record.
When leading after seven innings, San Diego is 10-14, while Colorado is 10-17.
The Rockies are coming into this game after allowing one walk during their last outing. The Padres have a 5-16 record when opponents give up one walk or less.
When they are outhit, the Rockies are 4-23. The Padres have a 6-24 record when opponents outhit them.
San Diego ranks in the bottom half of the league when it comes to home runs, hitting 57 this season. Colorado ranks in the top half at 11th with 69.
Ranking 21st, San Diego is near the bottom of the league in hits, notching 8.11 per game. Colorado ranks in the top five at third with 9.36.
Ranking 28th, San Diego is near the bottom of the league for its on-base plus slugging percentage (.673). Colorado ranks in the top five at third with an OPS of .786.
The Rockies are 11-24 when they allow at least one home run. The Padres perform similarly when they allow one or more homers with a 12-22 record.