Colorado Rockies vs. Los Angeles Angels - 7/7/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Angels (44-38) at Colorado Rockies (35-47)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 8:40 pm (Coors Field)
A Heaney (1-0) (1.38) vs. C Bettis (4-3) (3.67)
The Line: Colorado Rockies +110 / Los Angeles Angels -120 --- Over/Under: 10.5 See the Latest Odds
The Los Angeles Angels take their winning ways to Coors Field to battle the Colorado Rockies Tuesday.
The red hot Los Angeles Angels have been on a roll with wins in eight of ten after routing the Rangers 12-6 on the road Sunday night. Starter CJ Wilson allowed three runs on six hits and a pair of BB over six frames to improve to 7-6. Trevor Gott allowed two more runs but the offense more then made up for it. The Angels amassed 15 hits and walked four times with Kole Calhoun going 2-4 with a homer and four RBI’s while Alber Pujols was 2-5 with a homer and knocked in two more. Johnny Giavotella knocked in two and scored twice reach base. Andrew Heaney makes his second start of 2015 and first ever against the Rockies on Tuesday. Heaney comes off of a 2-1 win against the Yankees where he gave up two hits including a homer in seven innings.
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The Colorado Rockies have been fading over the past several weeks with losses in seven of ten. The Rockies defeated Arizona 6-4 at Chase Field to avoid the sweep with a huge four run first leading the way. Starter Jorge De La Rosa improved to 6-3 with a pair of runs given up on five hits and a pair of free passes through six innings. The offense racked up eleven hits and walked three times with Troy Tulowitzki going deep and driving in three with two runs while Carlos Gonzalez was 3-5 with a homer, two RBI’s and a pair of runs. Michael McHenry singled in a run and walked twice while Charlie Blackmon wen 2-5 with a run. Chad Bettis gets the ball for his first start against the Angels at Coors Field on Tuesday. Bettis dropped a 4-1 decision at Oakland last time out with three runs plated on seven hits and four BB in 5.2 frames.
The Angels are 7-1 in their last 8 overall and are 7-1 in their last 8 games on grass while the under is 8-2 in their last 10 interleague games. Colorado are 15-50 in their last 65 interleague games and the over is 6-2 in their last 8 home games while going 13-5-2 in the Rockies last 20 on grass. Bettis has looked good an Heaney is still an unknown but I’ll go with the hot team…