Colorado Rockies at Los Angeles Dodgers Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 6/16/2014
Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 9:10 PM on ROOT, SNLA
Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, California
Colorado Rockies - Chacin, J (1-4) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - Greinke, Z (8-3)
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Jhoulys Chacin, who is coming off of his best game of the season, will get the start for the Colorado Rockies when they face Zack Greinke and the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.
In his eighth start of the season last Thursday, Jhoulys Chacin was finally able to get his first win of the year by beating the Atlanta Braves at home. He pitched seven scoreless innings and only gave up two hits while walking two and striking out five. Chacin is now 1-4 with a 4.53 ERA and he has only given up four home runs in 45.2 innings of work.
Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier has 12 hits in 29 at-bats against Chacin in his career with three doubles, a home run and three RBI. Matt Kemp is just 8-for-33 against the right-hander, but he does have two home runs and eight RBI.
On Thursday, Zack Greinke lost for the third time on the season when he was defeated by the Cincinnati Reds on the road. He allowed two runs on four hits in six innings of work in that game while striking out three and walking one. Greinke has 92 strikeouts in 85 innings this season and he has only walked 18 batters.
Justin Morneau has faced Greinke more than any of the other Rockies, but he is just 7-for-39 against him with seven strikeouts.
Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
Colorado Rockies are 37-27-5 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Colorado Rockies is 0.2
Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
Los Angeles Dodgers are 36-32-3 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Los Angeles Dodgers is 0.3
Injuries to Watch
06/16/14 P Jorge De La Rosa Back probable next start
06/10/14 P Eddie Butler Rotator Cuff 15-day DL (6/7)
06/10/14 RF Michael Cuddyer Shoulder 15-day DL (6/6)
06/05/14 P Boone Logan Elbow 15-day DL (6/5)
06/05/14 P Jordan Lyles Hand 15-day DL (6/4)
06/04/14 LF Carlos Gonzalez Finger 15-day DL (6/3)
05/24/14 3B Nolan Arenado Finger 15-day DL (5/24)
05/01/14 P Tyler Chatwood Elbow 60-day DL (4/30)
04/15/14 P Brett Anderson Finger 60-day DL (4/13)
Los Angeles Dodgers
06/15/14 3B Chone Figgins Quad 15-day DL (6/14)
06/07/14 P Chris Withrow Elbow 60-day DL
05/29/14 LF Carl Crawford Ankle 15-day DL (5/28)
05/21/14 3B Juan Uribe Hamstring 15-day DL (5/20)
03/27/14 P Chad Billingsley Elbow 60-day DL (3/19)
03/27/14 P Onelki Garcia Elbow 60-day DL (3/14)
03/27/14 P Scott Elbert Elbow 60-day DL (2/8)
Guy's Pick: Take Los Angeles
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