Colorado Rockies at San Francisco Giants MLB Picks Against the Spread 9/25/2019
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Tim Melville vs. Jeff Samardzija
Oracle Park is the site where Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants (75-81, 3rd in NL West) will play the Colorado Rockies (67-89, 5th in NL West) on Wednesday. The Rockies open this contest at +119 while the Giants are priced at -129. The O/U is set at 9.5.
The Rockies have been inconsistent for MLB wagerers, having gone 67-89-0 SU. The Giants are covering 48.1% of the time, going 75-81-0 straight up.
Valuable Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
The Rockies have been a hot and cold Under play for O/U wagerers, having gone 76-74-6.
The Rockies are covering 34.6% of the time as the road team, having gone 27-51-0 straight up.
Important San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
San Francisco covers 44.0% of the time at Oracle Park, going 33-42-0 SU.
The Giants have been a hot and cold Under play for O/U wagerers, having gone 75-73-8.
Key Colorado Rockies Injuries
9/13/2019 David Dahl CF Ankle Out for the season
9/11/2019 Tyler Anderson SP Knee Out for the season
9/2/2019 German Marquez SP Arm Expected to be out until at least Sep 25
8/27/2019 Chad Bettis RP Hip Out for the season
8/22/2019 Jon Gray SP Foot Out for the season
8/19/2019 Scott Oberg RP Arm Out for the season
7/17/2019 Brendan Rodgers 2B Shoulder Out for the season
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
9/22/2019 Donovan Solano 2B Calf Probable for Sep 24
9/15/2019 Tony Watson RP Wrist Out for the season
9/12/2019 Reyes Moronta RP Shoulder Out for the season
9/7/2019 Zach Green 3B Hip Out for the season
9/6/2019 Trevor Gott RP Elbow Out for the season
9/3/2019 Pablo Sandoval 3B Elbow Out for the season
8/9/2019 Steven Duggar CF Shoulder Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Rockies have a 67-89 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Tim Melville has a 2-3 record with an earned run average of 5.40 and a WHIP of 1.48 this season. He has 22 strikeouts over his 28.1 innings pitched and he's given up 30 hits. He's allowed 9.5 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 7.17. The bullpen has an earned run average of 5.24 and they have given up 588 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .261 against the bullpen and they've struck out 530 hitters and walked 254 batters. As a team, Colorado allows 9.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.9 batters per nine innings. They are 29th in the league in team earned run average at 5.64. The Rockies pitchers collectively have given up 1,520 base hits and 868 earned runs. They have allowed 260 home runs this season, ranking them 2nd in the league. Colorado as a pitching staff has walked 564 batters and struck out 1,210. They have walked 3.7 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.51 and their FIP as a unit is 5.25.
As a team Colorado is hitting .267, good for 5th in the league. The Rockies hold a .457 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .327, which is good for 13th in baseball. They rank 5th in MLB with 9.3 hits per game. Charlie Blackmon is hitting .317 with an on-base percentage of .364. He has 178 hits this season in 561 at bats with 82 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .578 and an OPS+ of 123. Nolan Arenado is hitting .315 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .379. He has totaled 180 hits and he has driven in 118 men in 571 at bats. His OPS+ is 130 while his slugging percentage is at .592. The Rockies have 1,445 hits, including 317 doubles and 212 home runs. Colorado has walked 462 times so far this season and they have struck out 1,425 times as a unit. They have left 1,019 men on base and have a team OPS of .783. They score 5.16 runs per contest and have scored a total of 805 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Francisco has a 75-81 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.64, Jeff Samardzija has a 11-12 record and a 1.11 WHIP. He has 135 strikeouts over the 175.1 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 147 hits. He's allowing 7.5 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.68. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.85 and they have given up 517 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .234 against the Giants bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 567 batters and walked 215 opposing hitters. As a team, San Francisco allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.3 batters per nine innings. They are 15th in the league in team earned run average at 4.37. The Giants pitchers as a team have surrendered 1,339 base knocks and 684 earned runs this season. They have given up 217 home runs this year, which ranks 14th in Major League Baseball. San Francisco as a staff has walked 493 hitters and struck out 1,294 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.3 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.30 while their FIP as a staff is 4.56.Related: Gambling 101 - MLB Betting Tips - Tony George of Doc's Sports
As a team, they are batting .240, good for 28th in the league. The Giants hold a .394 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .303, which is good for 28th in baseball. They rank 24th in MLB with 8.2 hits per contest. Brandon Belt comes into this matchup batting .237 with an OBP of .340. He has 121 hits this year along with 57 RBI in 511 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .409 with an OPS+ of 99. Kevin Pillar is hitting .260 this season and he has an OBP of .287. He has collected 153 hits in 589 at bats while driving in 85 runs. He has an OPS+ of 89 and a slugging percentage of .436. The Giants as a unit have 1,286 base hits, including 293 doubles and 161 homers. San Francisco has walked 453 times this year and they have struck out on 1,379 occasions. They have had 1,022 men left on base and have an OPS of .696. They have scored 4.24 runs per game and totaled 661 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Rockies/Giants MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Giants (-129)
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