Rockies vs. Brewers Prediction

Colorado Rockies vs. Milwaukee Brewers 8/4/18, Prediction & Odds

A ninth-inning rally sent the host Milwaukee Brewers to a victory last night over the Colorado Rockies. Can Colorado bounce back today or will Milwaukee record another win?

Game Snapshot

959 Colorado Rockies at 960 Milwaukee Brewers

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Miller Park at 7:10PM ET

TV: FSWI (MIL)

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Public Betting Information

According to oddsmakers, the Brewers are a -135 favorite to win on the moneyline. The Rockies are a +125 underdog, while the total is set at 8.5 runs. As of Saturday morning, 54 percent of public bets are being placed on host Milwaukee. Check out our MLB Public Betting Page for the latest info.

Thames hits walk-off homer

Milwaukee's Eric Thames hit a 3-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to propel the Brewers to an exciting 5-3 home win over the Rockies. It was his only hit in four at-bats. Christian Yelich went 1-for-3 with a solo home run, a walk and two runs to help pace the offense. Mike Moustakas finished 2-for-4 with an RBI. Corbin Burnes struck out one in a perfect inning of relief to pick up the win.

Davis stumbles in ninth

Wade Davis blew his sixth save of the season for Colorado and saw his ERA rise to 5.09 as he gave up three earned runs on one hit with one strikeout and two walks in two-thirds of an inning to take the loss. Charlie Blackmon helped lead the offense by going 1-for-3 with a walk and a run. Carlos Gonzalez finished 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs. Trevor Story was 1-for-4 with a solo home run.

Tyler Anderson 6-3, 3.69 ERA) gets the start for the Brewers today, while the Rockies turn to Freddy Peralta (4-2, 3.62).

MLB Betting Trends

Colorado

The under is 25-10 in the last 35 Rockies games on Saturdays. The under is 7-3-1 in the last 11 Colorado games overall.

Milwaukee

The Brewers are 2-6 in their last eight Saturday games. Milwaukee is 10-4 in its last 14 home games.

Prediction:

Anderson has been solid for Colorado this season, especially considering his home park is Coors Field. Peralta started off his MLB career in fantastic fashion and made his debut with a stellar start at the Rockies, but he's struggled to find the plate and hitters are starting to figure him out. While Peralta has a bright future, now is a good time to bet against him as a favorite. Go with Colorado to bounce back with a win here.

 

MLB DAILY PREDICTION: COLORADO ROCKIES +125

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