|MLB Rockies vs. Rangers Picks & Predictions for May 8, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Thursday, 08 May 2014 14:22|
Rockies vs. Rangers Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Rangers are -134 money line favorites over the Rockies, who are +124 money line underdogs. As for the total, it’s currently sitting at 9 for tonight’s game.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Rangers opened as -130 money line favorites but their odds have jumped to -134, while the Rockies’ odds have gone from +120 up to +124. The total, meanwhile, opened at 9 and that’s where the number currently sits.
PITCHING MATCHUP: Franklin Morales toes the rubber for the Rockies sporting a 3-1 record with a 5.05 ERA, while the Rangers will counter with Matt Harrison, who is 0-0 with a 4.35 ERA on the year. Colorado enters play with a 22-14 record and a 9-9 record, while Texas is 17-17 on the year and 9-8 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Colorado. According to latest MLB trends, the Rockies are 6-1 in their last seven games overall, 4-1 in their last five games following a win and 4-1 in their last five road games. They’re also 6-2 in their last eight games as an underdog, 4-0 in their last four games versus a left-handed starter and 6-0 in their last six games with the total set at 9.0-10.5 runs. On the other side, the Rangers are 2-8 in their last 10 games overall, 0-5 in their last five home games and 0-4 in their last four games as a home favorite.
MLB FREE PICK: COLORADO ROCKIES +124