Free MLB Pick: Pirates vs Rockies Odds
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(47-48) Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Colorado Rockies (56-41)
Date: Friday, July 21, 2017
Time: 8:40 PM ET
Venue: Coors Field, Denver, Colorado
Projected Pitchers: Trevor Williams vs. Jeff Hoffman
MLB Moneyline Odds: Rockies -150 Pirates +140
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Rockies -1.5 +125 Pirates +1.5 -145
MLB Baseball Gambling Total: ov 11.5 -115 un 11.5 -105
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 9-2 over the last 11 games, and coming off a four game sweep of first place Milwaukee. The sweep allowed Pittsburgh to pull within three games of the NL Central lead. The Pirates allowed just nine runs in the four game set.
Pittsburgh will send Trevor Williams (3-4, 4.69 ERA) to the mound in Denver. Williams has not faced the Rockies this season. In his last start on July 16th he pitched 5.2 innings, allowing 10 hits, two runs (all earned), two walks and two strikeouts in a 4-3 no decision team win in St. Louis.
The Rockies are 29-18 at Coors Field this season and 4-2 since the all star break. Currently sitting in the first wild card spot in the NL. Coming off a home sweep of the San Diego Padres, the Rockies scored 18 runs on 21 hits, winning 18-4 in the last game of the three game set.
Colorado will turn to Jeff Hoffman (6-1, 4.33 ERA) to earn a home win. Hoffman has not looked so good in Colorado this season. He is 2-1 with a 6.44 ERA at Coors Field this year. In his home starts Hoffman has pitched 29.1 innings, allowing 33 hits, 21 runs (all earned), four home runs, 12 walks and 20 strikeouts. Opponents are averaging .284 against Hoffman at home.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Under is 22-5-1 in PIT last 28 overall.
- Under is 22-5-1 in PIT last 28 on grass.
- PIT are 3-7 in their last 10 Fri. games.
- COL are 7-3 in Hoffmans last 10 starts.
- COL are 7-3 in Hoffmans last 10 starts on grass.
- PIT are 8-1 in the last 9 meetings in Colorado.
- PIT are 11-3 in the last 14 meetings.
Free Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Colorado Rockies MLB Prediction:
Games at Coors Field are always interesting. In this matchup, both pitchers will be giving up runs by the bunches, I like the Rockies at home in a high scoring affair.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: UNDER the Number
The Pirates and Rockies game will go over 11.5 runs. Both pitchers are prone to give up runs, and with the game taking place in Denver, I like the Over.
MLB Free Score Prediction: Colorado 9 – Pirates 7
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