Colorado Rockies at San Francisco Giants 9/19/2017 Free MLB Picks and Predictions
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: German Marquez vs. Johnny Cueto
AT&T Park is the site of the matchup between the Colorado Rockies and the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are German Marquez for the Rockies and Johnny Cueto for the Giants.
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Colorado opens at +103 while San Francisco opens at -113. The Rockies have a 62-81-7 over/under record and a 77-73-0 run line mark. The Giants are 64-87-0 against the run line and have a 71-68-12 over/under record.
Valuable Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
The Colorado Rockies are 62-81-7 against the over/under
The Colorado Rockies are 77-73-0 against the run line
Important San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The San Francisco Giants are 71-68-12 against the over/under
The San Francisco Giants are 64-87-0 against the run line
Key Colorado Rockies Injuries
09/11/17 P Jairo Diaz Arm 60-day DL (09/11)
09/11/17 P Kyle Freeland Shoulder left last game, "?" for next scheduled start
06/19/17 LF David Dahl Ribs 60-day DL (03/30)
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
09/17/17 RF Hunter Pence Back "?" Tuesday vs. Colorado Rockies
08/12/17 3B Miguel Gomez Knee 10-day DL (08/09)
08/05/17 1B Brandon Belt Concussion 10-day DL (08/05)
07/02/17 3B Christian Arroyo Finger 60-day DL (07/02)
06/09/17 LF Michael Morse Concussion 60-day DL (06/08)
04/03/17 P Will Smith Elbow 60-day DL (04/01)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Rockies have a 82-68 overall record this season. Starting pitcher German Marquez has a 10-7 record with an earned run average of 4.41 and a WHIP of 1.37. He has 137 strikeouts over his 145 innings pitched and he's given up 155 hits. He allows 9.6 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.21. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.36 and they have given up 492 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .248 against the bullpen and they've struck out 510 hitters and walked 195 batters. As a team, Colorado allows 9.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 8 batters per nine innings. They are 16th in the league in team earned run average at 4.56. The Rockies pitchers collectively have given up 1,347 base hits and 675 earned runs. They have allowed 182 home runs this season, ranking them 16th in the league. Colorado as a pitching staff has walked 499 batters and struck out 1,181. They have walked 3.4 men per 9 innings while striking out 8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.39 and their FIP as a unit is 4.39.
As a team Colorado is hitting .272, good for 2nd in the league. The Rockies hold a .444 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .336, which is good for 5th in baseball. They rank 2nd in MLB with 9.3 hits per game. Charlie Blackmon is hitting .332 with an on-base percentage of .397. He has 199 hits this season in 600 at bats with 93 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .608 and an OPS+ of 143. Nolan Arenado is hitting .309 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .372. He has totaled 175 hits and he has driven in 125 men in 567 at bats. His OPS+ is 132 while his slugging percentage is at .587. The Rockies have 1,396 hits, including 277 doubles and 178 home runs. Colorado has walked 473 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,308 times as a unit. They have left 1,000 men on base and have a team OPS of .780. They score 5.13 runs per contest and have scored a total of 769 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Francisco has a 58-93 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.58, Johnny Cueto has a 7-8 record and a 1.41 WHIP. He has 120 strikeouts over the 129.2 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 136 hits. He allows 9.4 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.66. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.49 and they have given up 462 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .258 against the Giants bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 425 batters and walked 206 opposing hitters. As a team, San Francisco allows 9.5 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 17th in the league in team earned run average at 4.59. The Giants pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,429 base knocks and 692 earned runs this season. They have given up 173 home runs this year, which ranks 24th in Major League Baseball. San Francisco as a staff has walked 462 hitters and struck out 1,153 batters. They give up a walk 3.1 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.39 while their FIP as a staff is 4.24.
As a team, they are batting .247, good for 23rd in the league. The Giants hold a .378 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .307, which is good for 29th in baseball. They rank 21st in MLB with 8.5 hits per contest. Denard Span comes into this matchup batting .266 with an OBP of .322. He has 124 hits this year along with 41 RBI in 467 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .424 with an OPS+ of 97. Joe Panik is hitting .289 this season and he has an OBP of .349. He has collected 137 hits in 474 at bats while driving in 49 runs. He has an OPS+ of 105 and a slugging percentage of .424. The Giants as a unit have 1,280 base hits, including 267 doubles and 120 homers. San Francisco has walked 437 times this year and they have struck out on 1,122 occasions. They have had 1,016 men left on base and have an OPS of .685. They have scored 3.94 runs per game and totaled 595 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Rockies/Giants MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Giants -113
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