San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies - 10/4/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Colorado Rockies (67-93) at San Francisco Giants (83-77)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 3:05 pm (AT&T Park)
C Bergman (3-1) (4.13) vs. Y Petit (1-1) (3.71)
The Line: San Francisco Giants / Colorado Rockies --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: ROOT-Rocky Mountain
The San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies meet in the final game of the season on Sunday.
The Colorado Rockies showed some positive signs in 2015 but they just didn’t have enough horses to be competitive over the long haul. The Rockies head in to the season finale’ with defeats in four of five following a 3-2 loss at San Francisco on Saturday. Starter Christopher Rusin threw the ball well in the loss with all three runs plated on three solo jacks over six frames. The bats logged seven hits with Ben Paulsen going deep while Justin Morneau singled in Corey Dickerson. Colorado ends the season with Christian Bergman on the Sunday afternoon. Bergman has started and has worked out of the bullpen with a 3-1 record and a 4.68 ERA.
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The San Francisco Giants have been anything but consistent and that has cost them a spot in the postseason. The Giants look to end the regular season with a sweep of Colorado following a narrow win on Saturday. Veteran Jake Peavy improved to 8-6 with a lone run scored through five innings. The offense played the power game with Marlon Byrd, Brandon Crawford and Kelby Tomlinson each clubbing homers.San Francisco gives the ball to Yusmeiro Petit who made one start back in late May at Colorado. In that outing Petit gave up four runs on seven hits over six innings in a 5-3 loss.
Colorado are 37-87 in their last 124 road games. The under is 6-2 in San Francisco’s last 8 home games and is 7-3 in their last 10 overall while going 7-3 in their last 10 on grass. The over is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings. I read where both teams might go with a pitcher by committee strategy so I’ll try the over…