Thursday, June 15, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Matt Moore vs. Jeff Hoffman
Coors Field is the site of the matchup between the San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies on Thursday, June 15, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are Matt Moore for the Giants and Jeff Hoffman for the Rockies.
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San Francisco opens at +132 while Colorado opens at -142. The Giants have a 30-31-5 over/under record and a 27-39-0 run line mark. The Rockies are 39-28-0 against the run line and have a 28-35-4 over/under record.
Valuable San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The San Francisco Giants are 30-31-5 against the over/under
The San Francisco Giants are 27-39-0 against the run line
Important Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
The Colorado Rockies are 28-35-4 against the over/under
The Colorado Rockies are 39-28-0 against the run line
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
06/13/17 2B Joe Panik Thumb "?" Wednesday vs. Kansas City Royals
06/09/17 LF Michael Morse Concussion 10-day DL (06/08)
05/12/17 3B Conor Gillaspie Back 10-day DL (05/11)
04/26/17 RF Jarrett Parker Collarbone 60-day DL (04/16)
04/21/17 P Madison Bumgarner Shoulder 60-day DL (04/20)
04/03/17 P Will Smith Elbow 60-day DL (04/01)
Key Colorado Rockies Injuries
06/07/17 LF Gerardo Parra Quad 10-day DL (06/07)
06/03/17 P Tyler Anderson Knee 10-day DL (06/01)
04/13/17 P Jonathan Gray Foot 10-day DL (04/14)
03/16/17 P Chad Bettis Illness 60-day DL (03/26)
03/16/17 LF David Dahl Ribs 10-day DL (03/30)
03/16/17 C Tom Murphy Forearm 10-day DL (03/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Giants have a 26-40 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Matt Moore has a 2-7 record with an earned run average of 5.28 and a WHIP of 1.51. He has 58 strikeouts over his 75 innings pitched and he's given up 84 hits. He allows 10.1 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.89. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.74 and they have given up 177 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .241 against the bullpen and they've struck out 179 hitters and walked 87 batters. As a team, San Francisco allows 9.1 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.8 batters per nine innings. They are 17th in the league in team earned run average at 4.29. The Giants pitchers collectively have given up 604 base hits and 283 earned runs. They have allowed 66 home runs this season, ranking them 30th in the league. San Francisco as a pitching staff has walked 195 batters and struck out 517. They have walked 3 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.34 and their FIP as a unit is 3.91.
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As a team San Francisco is hitting .236, good for 28th in the league. The Giants hold a .359 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .298, which is good for 28th in baseball. They rank 27th in MLB with 8.0 hits per game. Buster Posey is hitting .352 with an on-base percentage of .440. He has 68 hits this season in 193 at bats with 23 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .528 and an OPS+ of 159. Eduardo Nunez is hitting .299 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .324. He has totaled 72 hits and he has driven in 24 men in 241 at bats. His OPS+ is 97 while his slugging percentage is at .415. The Giants have 530 hits, including 111 doubles and 49 home runs. San Francisco has walked 192 times so far this season and they have struck out 490 times as a unit. They have left 448 men on base and have a team OPS of .656. They score 3.64 runs per contest and have scored a total of 240 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Colorado has a 41-26 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.33, Jeff Hoffman has a 4-0 record and a 0.74 WHIP. He has 34 strikeouts over the 27 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 17 hits. He allows 5.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 2.48. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.95 and they have given up 186 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .229 against the Rockies bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 219 batters and walked 81 opposing hitters. As a team, Colorado allows 8.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.1 batters per nine innings. They are 11th in the league in team earned run average at 4.08. The Rockies pitchers as a team have surrendered 550 base knocks and 271 earned runs this season. They have given up 76 home runs this year, which ranks 20th in Major League Baseball. Colorado as a staff has walked 220 hitters and struck out 538 batters. They give up a walk 3.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.1 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.29 while their FIP as a staff is 4.19.
As a team, they are batting .268, good for 5th in the league. The Rockies hold a .438 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .330, which is good for 11th in baseball. They rank 7th in MLB with 9.2 hits per contest. Nolan Arenado comes into this matchup batting .288 with an OBP of .346. He has 74 hits this year along with 46 RBI in 257 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .549 with an OPS+ of 117. Charlie Blackmon is hitting .331 this season and he has an OBP of .379. He has collected 90 hits in 272 at bats while driving in 53 runs. He has an OPS+ of 140 and a slugging percentage of .614. The Rockies as a unit have 614 base hits, including 120 doubles and 81 homers. Colorado has walked 197 times this year and they have struck out on 573 occasions. They have had 424 men left on base and have an OPS of .767. They have scored 5.16 runs per game and totaled 346 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Giants/Rockies MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Giants +132
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