Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Match Preview and Free Picks
The Arizona Diamondbacks exploded for 34 runs during a weekend sweep of San Francisco and look to carry that momentum into Coors Field on Monday afternoon, when they begin a four-game series against the Colorado Rockies. Arizona had lost five in a row before visiting the lowly Giants, who were outscored 34-8 in the series.
Ketel Marte homered for the third straight game and Eduardo Escobar went 3-for-5 with an RBI in Sundayâ€™s 6-2 win as Arizona improved to 13-7 in its last 20 road contests. The series in Colorado features two of the hottest hitters in the majors in Marte and the Rockies' Nolan Arenado, who has gone 14-for-26 with four homers and nine RBIs during his six-game hitting streak. Arenado belted a two-run shot in Sundayâ€™s 9-7 victory over Baltimore, while Marte is 7-for-15 with three blasts and five RBIs over his last four contests. The Rockies took two of three from the Orioles without leadoff hitter Charlie Blackmon, who missed the series due to a right calf injury and is listed as day-to-day.
The Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Rogers Centre.
Ryne Stanek will be the starting pitcher for the Rays on this day. Right hander Stanek is 2-3 this season with a 2.49 ERA.
Stanek's opponent in this one will be Sam Gaviglio. The Blue Jays right hander has a 5.25 ERA to go along with a 3-8 record this season.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at 110 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Arizona Diamondbacks: Greinke produced another solid outing Tuesday against San Diego, allowing three runs and four hits in seven innings. The five-time All-Star has gone 4-1 with a 1.49 ERA over his last seven starts while holding opponents to a .175 batting average. Trevor Story is 11-for-38 with five home runs against Greinke, who allowed three runs in six frames versus Colorado on May 5 and is 12-6 with a 3.78 ERA in 31 career games (30 starts) against the club.
Colorado Rockies: Gray bounced back from a rough outing against Philadelphia by holding Pittsburgh to three runs over seven innings in Wednesdayâ€™s 9-3 victory. â€œJon did a real good job of repeating his delivery all night long, held his fastball,â€ Rockies manager Bud Black told reporters. â€œYou saw some 97s in the seventh. He stayed within himself.â€ The 27-year-old Oklahoman owns a 2-3 record and 5.40 ERA in seven career starts versus Arizona â€“ including an 0-2 mark and 6.75 ERA in four outings at home.
Tampa Bay Rays Betting Odds Trends
|Team record: 85-66 SU|
|Current Streak: won 5 straight games.|
|Tampa Bay is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games|
|Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games|
|Tampa Bay is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games on the road|
Toronto Blue Jays Betting Odds Trends
|Team record: 69-83 SU|
|Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games|
|Toronto is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home|
|Toronto is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Tampa Bay|
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Betting Fantasy Props Full List
|Arizona Diamondbacks||+1.5 (-200)||-110||O 10.0 (-105)|
|Colorado Rockies||-1.5 (+170)||-110||U 10.0 (-115)|
|Arizona Diamondbacks||-0.5 (+115)||-115||O 5.5 (-120)|
|Colorado Rockies||+0.5 (-145)||-115||U 5.5 (-110)|
|Arizona Diamondbacks||+0.5 (-385)||–||O 0.5 (-140)|
|Colorado Rockies||-0.5 (+275)||–||U 0.5 (+105)|
- Arizona Diamondbacks+1.0 (-160)
- Colorado Rockies-1.0 (+115)
- Arizona Diamondbacks-1.0 (+120)
- Colorado Rockies+1.0 (-165)
- Arizona Diamondbacks-1.5 (+140)
- Colorado Rockies+1.5 (-195)
- Arizona Diamondbacks+2.0 (-290)
- Colorado Rockies-2.0 (+205)
- Arizona Diamondbacks+2.5 (-335)
- Colorado Rockies-2.5 (+230)
- Arizona Diamondbacks+3.0 (-550)
- Colorado Rockies-3.0 (+325)