Phillies vs. Rockies Prediction
The host Colorado Rockies are now leading the NL West by a half-game and have outscored the Philadelphia Phillies by a count of 34-4 over the first three games of this series. Will Colorado dominate again today to win the runline bet?
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Coors Field at 3:10PM ET
TV: ATT SportsNet-RM (COL)
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Public Betting Information
According to oddsmakers at BetNow.eu, the Rockies are a -164 favorite to win on the moneyline. The Phillies are a +154 underdog, while the over-under is set at 11 runs. As of Thursday morning, 73 percent of public bets are being placed on host Colorado. Check out our MLB Public Betting Page for up-to-date information.
Rockies roll in shutout fashion
German Marquez was outstanding on the mound Wednesday night and received plenty of run support in what ended as a 14-0 victory for the Rockies. Marquez threw seven shutout innings as he gave up three hits with 11 strikeouts and one walk. D.J. LeMahieu finished 1-for-3 with a walk and a run in the winning effort. David Dahl was 2-for-4 with a home run, a walk, three runs and three RBIs. Nolan Arenado finished 2-for-4 with a double and a run. Trevor Story was 3-for-4 with a home run, a triple, three runs and two RBIs. Carlos Gonzalez went 2-for-3 with a double, a run and two RBIs. Drew Butera hit a pinch-hit 2-run homer in his only at-bat. Ian Desmond finished 2-for-4 with a 2-run home run.
Florimon doubles in loss
Pedro Florimon had the lone extra-base hit for Philadelphia in the defeat as he doubled as a pinch hitter. Dylan Cozens and Scott Kingery both finished 1-for-3. Nick Pivetta took the loss as he surrendered six earned runs on six hits with three strikeouts and three walks over 4 2/3 innings.
MLB Betting Trends
The Phillies are 7-2 in their last nine Thursday games. The over is 7-2-1 in the last 10 Colorado road games.
The Rockies are 29-11 in their last 40 home games. Colorado is 9-4 in Senzatela's last 13 home starts.
Colorado is properly motivated, playing great at home and has taken complete advantage of Philadelphia's massive struggles this month. Name a good reason not to take a shot again at the runline bet that has hit the last three days.
MLB DAILY PREDICTION: COLORADO ROCKIES RL +105