Colorado Rockies vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - 6/24/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arizona Diamondbacks (34-36) at Colorado Rockies (31-39)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 8:40 pm (Coors Field)
A Webster (1-1) (6.55) vs. D Hale (2-2) (5.28)
The Line: Colorado Rockies -123 / Arizona Diamondbacks +113 --- Over/Under: 11 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Arizona, ROOT-Rocky Mountain
The Colorado Rockies and the Arizona Diamondbacks face off on Wednesday at Coors Field as they continue their MLB series of National League West teams.
The Colorado Rockies have had a challenging season but they won for the third time in a row by beating the Diamondbacks on Tuesday. Nolan Arenado hit two home runs and D.J. LeMahieu, Wilin Rosario, and Brandon Barnes each hit home runs as the Rockies scored 10 runs on 11 hits. Starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick allowed eight hits and four runs while striking out three over 6.0 innings to get the win to raise his record to 3-9. For Wednesday’s game the Rockies start David Hale who has allowed 35 hits and 18 earned runs while striking out 28 over 30.2 innings for a 2-2 record and a 5.28 ERA.
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The Arizona Diamondbacks got out to the early lead on Tuesday but they were unable to hold on as they lost to the Rockies. A.J. Pollock, Wellington Castillo, and Nick Ahmed each hit home runs as the Diamondbacks scored five runs on 11 hits. Starting pitcher Chase Anderson allowed eight hits and eight runs while striking out three over 4.2 innings to take the loss and fall to 3-2 for the season. For Wednesday’s game the D-Backs start Allen Webster who has allowed seven hits and eight runs while striking out 23 over 30.1 innings for a 1-1 record and a 6.55 ERA.
Colorado is 5-2 in game two of a series, 7-15 in their last 22 against the National League West, and 4-9 in their last 13 games. Arizona is 6-2 in their last eight road games against a team with a losing record, 7-4 in their last 11 games, and 7-3 in their last 10 Wednesday games. Arizona is 4-1 in the last five meetings of these two.
The Rockies appear to be heating up and when they get hot and are home they are awfully tough to beat.