Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Colorado Rockies - 9/16/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Colorado Rockies (61-84) at Los Angeles Dodgers (83-61)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 10:10 pm (Dodger Stadium)
J De La Rosa (9-6) (4.28) vs. A Wood (10-10) (3.81)
The Line: Los Angeles Dodgers -181 / Colorado Rockies +171 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: ROOT-Rocky Mountain
The Los Angles Dodgers and the Colorado Rockies face off on Wednesday in LA in MLB action.
The Los Angeles Dodgers were fighting an uphill battle against the Rockies on Tuesday and finally lost in 16 innings. Justin Turner had three hits and Adrian Gonzalez and Corey Seager each had two hits as the Dodgers scored four run s on 12 hits. Starting pitcher Brett Anderson allowed seven hits and three runs while striking out seven over 6.0 innings to not factor in the decision as Mat Latos took the loss. For Wednesday’s game the Dodgers start Alex Wood who has allowed 46 hits and 22 earned runs while striking out 33 over 43.2 innings for a 3-4 record and a 4.53 ERA since being traded to the Dodgers.
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The Colorado Rockies have had a horrible season but they had a ray of light on Tuesday as they beat the Dodgers. Nolan Arenado hit a home run and Charlie Blackmon and Jose Reyes were among those with two hits as the Rockies scored five runs on 12 hits. Starting pitcher Chris Rusin allowed five hits and three runs while striking out three over 5.0 innings to not get a decision as David Hale got the win and Gonzalez German earned the save. For Wednesday’s game the Rockies start Jorge De La Rosa who has allowed 131 hits and 64 earned runs while striking out 129 over 141 innings for a 9-6 record and a 4.28 ERA.
Los Angeles is 6-2 against a team with a losing record, 16-6 in their last 22 games, and 73-35 against the NL West. Colorado is 36-83 in their last 119 road games, 3-10 in their last 13 Wednesday games, and 6-2 in De La Rosa’s last eight starts in game three of a series. Colorado is 8-21 in their last 29 games against Los Angeles.
The total is set at 7.5 and with both bullpens used up I see this one going over that number and that is my free pick.