|MLB Diamondbacks vs. Rockies Picks & Predictions for Monday, September 24|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Monday, 24 September 2012 14:00|
Diamondbacks vs. Rockies Free Pick
DENVER, CO (ATS Consultants) – This is the fourth game of a four-game series. Trevor Cahill takes the mound for the Diamondbacks, while Tyler Chatwood is on the hill for the Rockies. The opening pitch starts at 8:40pmET from Coors Field in Colorado.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Diamondbacks as a -150 favorite over the Rockies. The total is 10.5 in most books. Arizona come in with a 77-75 record and are 72-72 Over/Under, while the Rockies are 58-94 overall and are 79-68 Over.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Diamondbacks opened as a -155 favorite and moved to -150 in most books. The total started at 10.5 and remained there in most books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers currently placed on tonight’s game, 82% of public bettors favor the Diamondbacks. These numbers are subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the “Public Betting” link available in this paragraph to get the most up-to-date information.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Arizona over Colorado. According to latest MLB trends, Diamondbacks are 6-0 in their last 6 road games vs. a team with a losing home record, 11-1 in their last 12 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400, 6-1 in their last 7 vs. National League West, 4-1 in their last 5 road games, 7-2 in their last 9 road games vs. a right-handed starter, 35-17 in their last 52 games as a road favorite of -151 to -200, 4-1 in Cahill's last 5 starts when their opponent allows 5 runs or more in their previous game and are 6-2 in Cahill's last 8 starts after scoring 5 runs or more in their previous game. Rockies are 25-51 in their last 76 when their opponent allows 5 runs or more in their previous game, 24-53 in their last 77 games as an underdog of +110 to +150, 5-11 in their last 16 during game 4 of a series, 16-36 in their last 52 games as a home underdog, 15-36 in their last 51 home games vs. a team with a winning record, 10-25 in their last 35 home games with the total set at 9.0-10.5, 15-38 in their last 53 games with the total set at 9.0-10.5, 10-26 in their last 36 games as a home underdog of +110 to +150, 7-20 in their last 27 overall, 1-10 in their last 11 after scoring 5 runs or more in their previous game, 1-11 in their last 12 vs. National League West and are 0-8 in their last 8 when their opponent scores 5 runs or more in their previous game.The Arizona Diamondbacks try to complete a sweep and stay alive for a postseason berth Monday, when they take on the struggling Colorado Rockies in the finale of their four-game series at Coors Field. Arizona is 4 1/2 games behind St. Louis for the second wild-card spot in the National League with 10 contests remaining. Winners of seven of their last eight, the Diamondbacks have recorded 33 runs and 48 hits over the first three games of the series. The loss was the season-high ninth in a row for Colorado, which has dropped 16 of its last 18.
MONDAY MLB FREE PICK: ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS –150