MLB Matchups  >>  Colorado vs. LA Dodgers Preview 06/17/2014


If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Tuesday when the Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Dodgers meet at Dodger Stadium.

The Rockies will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Jhoulys Chacin in this game. Chacin has a 1-4 record and a 4.53 ERA this season.

The Dodgers will counter Chacin with Zack Greinke. Right hander Greinke has a 2.65 ERA to go along with a 8-3 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Dodgers listed as 190-moneyline favorites versus the Rockies, while the game's total is sitting at 6½.

Colorado lost its last outing, a 6-1 result against the Dodgers on June 16. Bettors who backed the Dodgers at -157 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.

Team record: 34-36
Colorado is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Colorado is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Los Angeles:
Team record: 38-34
LA Dodgers is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 14 of LA Dodgers's last 19 games at home
LA Dodgers is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Colorado
LA Dodgers is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Colorado
Next up:
Colorado at LA Dodgers Wednesday, June 18