Thursday, July 6, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Sal Romano vs. Tyler Chatwood
Coors Field is the site of the matchup between the Cincinnati Reds and the Colorado Rockies on Thursday, July 6, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are Sal Romano for the Reds and Tyler Chatwood for the Rockies.
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Cincinnati opens at +157 while Colorado opens at -167. The Reds have a 47-33-3 over/under record and a 45-38-0 run line mark. The Rockies are 46-40-0 against the run line and have a 34-46-6 over/under record.
Valuable Cincinnati Reds Betting Trends
The Cincinnati Reds are 47-33-3 against the over/under
The Cincinnati Reds are 45-38-0 against the run line
Important Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
The Colorado Rockies are 34-46-6 against the over/under
The Colorado Rockies are 46-40-0 against the run line
Key Cincinnati Reds Injuries
06/29/17 P Brandon Finnegan Tricep 10-day DL (06/28)
06/26/17 P Bronson Arroyo Shoulder 60-day DL (06/19)
06/18/17 P Anthony DeSclafani Elbow 60-day DL (04/02)
04/03/17 P Nefi Ogando Hand 60-day DL (03/30)
04/02/17 P Nick Travieso Shoulder 60-day DL (04/02)
Key Colorado Rockies Injuries
07/03/17 LF Ian Desmond Calf 10-day DL (07/03)
06/26/17 P Tyler Anderson Knee 10-day DL (06/26)
06/19/17 LF David Dahl Ribs 60-day DL (03/30)
06/07/17 LF Gerardo Parra Quad 10-day DL (06/07)
03/16/17 P Chad Bettis Illness 60-day DL (03/26)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Reds have a 36-47 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Sal Romano has a 0-1 record with an earned run average of 6.00 and a WHIP of 2.33. He has 2 strikeouts over his 3 innings pitched and he's given up 3 hits. He allows 9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 15.48. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.07 and they have given up 294 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .236 against the bullpen and they've struck out 309 hitters and walked 138 batters. As a team, Cincinnati allows 9.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.9 batters per nine innings. They are 30th in the league in team earned run average at 5.24. The Reds pitchers collectively have given up 739 base hits and 425 earned runs. They have allowed 142 home runs this season, ranking them 1st in the league. Cincinnati as a pitching staff has walked 316 batters and struck out 641. They have walked 3.9 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.45 and their FIP as a unit is 5.39.
As a team Cincinnati is hitting .259, good for 11th in the league. The Reds hold a .448 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .326, which is good for 15th in baseball. They rank 10th in MLB with 8.9 hits per game. Joey Votto is hitting .317 with an on-base percentage of .427. He has 93 hits this season in 293 at bats with 61 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .628 and an OPS+ of 172. Adam Duvall is hitting .281 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .326. He has totaled 85 hits and he has driven in 58 men in 303 at bats. His OPS+ is 126 while his slugging percentage is at .558. The Reds have 732 hits, including 142 doubles and 116 home runs. Cincinnati has walked 257 times so far this season and they have struck out 660 times as a unit. They have left 569 men on base and have a team OPS of .774. They score 4.82 runs per contest and have scored a total of 395 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Colorado has a 49-37 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.41, Tyler Chatwood has a 6-9 record and a 1.38 WHIP. He has 83 strikeouts over the 100 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 85 hits. He allows 7.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.96. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.40 and they have given up 260 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .240 against the Rockies bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 292 batters and walked 109 opposing hitters. As a team, Colorado allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 8 batters per nine innings. They are 18th in the league in team earned run average at 4.47. The Rockies pitchers as a team have surrendered 733 base knocks and 377 earned runs this season. They have given up 101 home runs this year, which ranks 15th in Major League Baseball. Colorado as a staff has walked 293 hitters and struck out 678 batters. They give up a walk 3.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.35 while their FIP as a staff is 4.37.
As a team, they are batting .268, good for 5th in the league. The Rockies hold a .428 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .327, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 5th in MLB with 9.2 hits per contest. Nolan Arenado comes into this matchup batting .299 with an OBP of .351. He has 99 hits this year along with 63 RBI in 331 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .547 with an OPS+ of 117. Charlie Blackmon is hitting .313 this season and he has an OBP of .367. He has collected 107 hits in 342 at bats while driving in 59 runs. He has an OPS+ of 128 and a slugging percentage of .579. The Rockies as a unit have 781 base hits, including 141 doubles and 96 homers. Colorado has walked 243 times this year and they have struck out on 740 occasions. They have had 546 men left on base and have an OPS of .755. They have scored 5.01 runs per game and totaled 426 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Reds/Rockies MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Rockies -167
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