Colorado Rockies vs. Milwaukee Brewers - 6/19/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Brewers (24-44) at Colorado Rockies (28-39)
MLB Baseball: Friday, June 19, 2015 at 8:40 pm (Coors Field)
Taylor Jungmann (1-1) (2.25) vs. J De La Rosa (4-2) (4.91)
The Line: Colorado Rockies -145 / Milwaukee Brewers +135 --- Over/Under: 10.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Wisconsin, ROOT-Rocky Mountain
The Colorado Rockies and the Milwaukee Brewers face off on Friday at Coors Field for game one of their MLB series of last place teams.
The Colorado Rockies are in last place in the National League West and while they have some teams to jump they aren’t out of it yet. The Rockies are 2-8 in their last 10 games, 13-20 at home, and they are nine games behind the Dodgers in the National League West. As a team the Rockies are hitting .267 with D.J. LeMahieu hitting .330, Troy Tulowitzki hitting .304, and Nolan Arenado hitting .278. The Rockies pitching staff has an ERA of 4.83 with the starters at 4.98 and the bullpen at 4.58. For game one against the Brewers the Rockies start Jorge De La Rosa who has allowed 42 hits and 26 earned runs while striking out 49 over 47.2 innings for a 4-2 record and a 4.91 ERA.
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The Milwaukee Brewers are already playing for next year as they got of to such a bad start their season was over before it even got going. The Brewers are 3-7 in their last 10 games, 13-20 on the road, and they are 20 games behind the Cardinals in the National League Central standings. As a team the Brewers are hitting .233 with Adam Lind hitting .278, Jean Segura hitting .275, and Ryan Braun hitting .253. The Brewers pitching staff has an ERA of 4.44 with the starters at 4.97 and the bullpen at 3.48. For game one against the Rockies the Brewers start Taylor Jungmann who has allowed 10 hits and three runs while striking out 10 over 12 innings for a 1-1 record and a 2.25 ERA.
Colorado is 1-9 in their last 10 games, 8-21 in their last 29 Friday games, and 51-12 in De La Rosa’s last 63 home starts. Milwaukee is 4-1 in their last five Friday games, 3-15 against the NL West, and 4-1 in game one of a series. Milwaukee is 18-37 in their last 55 games in Colorado.
The total in this one is set at seven and I see this one coming in under that total and that is my free pick. My stronger pick is on the winning team and I will post that in the Premium Area as well as the App.