Colorado Rockies at Los Angeles Dodgers 9/26/2014 Free MLB Picks & Predictions
by Guy Bruhn - 9/25/2014
Friday, September 26, 2014
Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles
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Right-hander Jordan Lyles (7-3), who is 1-1 with a 4.44 ERA in four starts this month, will take the mound for the Colorado Rockies when they face Roberto Hernandez (8-11) and the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
Jordan Lyles picked up his first win of the month last Friday when he beat the Arizona Diamondbacks at home. He went six innings in that start and gave up two runs on nine base hits while striking out one batter and walking no one. Lyles has a 4.15 ERA this season and he has struck out 86 batters in 121.1 innings of work.
Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez has four hits in six plate appearances versus Lyles with a double, a home run and three RBI. First baseman Adrian Gonzalez is hitless in five at-bats against him with one walk and two strikeouts.
On Sunday, Roberto Hernandez made it through four innings against the Chicago Cubs and finished with a no decision. He gave up two runs on six base hits in that game and walked two batters while striking out four. Hernandez now owns a 4.08 ERA following that game and he has walked 3.9 batters per nine innings.
Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau is 12-for-38 against Hernandez in his career with three doubles, four home runs and 12 RBI. Outfielder Charlie Blackmon is 0-for-8 against him with two walks and one strikeout.
Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
Colorado Rockies are 75-71-13 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Colorado Rockies is -0.3
Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
Los Angeles Dodgers are 80-71-8 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Los Angeles Dodgers is 0.6
Injuries to Watch
09/17/14 3B Nolan Arenado Pneumonia out indefinitely
09/13/14 P Boone Logan Elbow 15-day DL (8/23), out for season
08/12/14 P Brett Anderson Back 60-day DL (8/6), out for season
08/10/14 RF Carlos Gonzalez Knee 60-day DL (8/9), out for season
07/22/14 SS Troy Tulowitzki Thigh 15-day DL (7/20), out for season
07/08/14 P Jhoulys Chacin Rotator Cuff 60-day DL (6/29), out for season
05/01/14 P Tyler Chatwood Elbow 60-day DL (4/30)
Los Angeles Dodgers
09/13/14 P Hyun-Jin Ryu Shoulder out indefinitely
08/07/14 P Josh Beckett Hip 60-day DL (8/4); out for season
08/06/14 P Chris Perez Ankle 15-day DL (8/4)
08/03/14 P Paul Maholm Knee 60-day DL (8/2), out for season
06/18/14 P Chad Billingsley Elbow 60-day DL (3/19), out for season
06/15/14 3B Chone Figgins Quad 15-day DL (6/14)
06/07/14 P Chris Withrow Elbow 60-day DL (5/21)
03/27/14 P Onelki Garcia Elbow 60-day DL (3/14)
Guy's Pick: Take Colorado
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