Colorado Rockies (25-33) at Arizona Diamondbacks (24-34)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 8:10 pm (Chase Field)
German Marquez (3-6) (4.10) vs. Luke Weaver
The Line: Arizona Diamondbacks / Colorado Rockies --- Over/Under: Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks meet Saturday in MLB action at Chase Field.
The Colorado Rockies need a win after losing eight of their last 11 games. The Rockies have scored 10 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Rockies have won six of their last nine games when scoring four or more runs. Charlie Blackmon leads the Rockies with 66 hits and 40 RBI while Trevor Story and Raimel Tapia have combined for 120 hits and 43 RBI. German Marquez gets the ball, and he is 3-6 with a 4.10 ERA and 66 strikeouts this season. Marquez is 3-5 with a 4.59 ERA and 94 strikeouts in his career against the Diamondbacks.
The Arizona Diamondbacks look to build on their four-game winning streak. Te Diamondbacks have scored 22 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last nine games. The Diamondbacks have won nine straight games when scoring four or more runs. David Peralta leads the Diamondbacks with 61 hits and 34 RBI while Christian Walker and Nick Ahmed have combined for 109 hits and 61 RBI. Luke Weaver gets the ball, and he is 1-8 with a 6.51 ERA and 49 strikeouts this season. Weaver is 1-1 with a 7.47 ERA and 16 strikeouts in his career against the Rockies.
Will update with trends once they're released.
German Marquez has allowed eight earned runs and 22 hits in his last 26.2 innings while Luke Weaver has allowed nine earned runs and 18 hits in his last 19.2 innings. The Colorado Rockies may have the better pitcher in this matchup based on the season numbers, but current Arizona Diamondbacks hitters are batting .290 with eight homers in 129 at bats against Marquez. The Rockies are also still having scoring issues and have lost eight of their last 10 games. While the Arizona Diamondbacks don't have anything to play for with only a couple of games left, they are finishing the season strong with four straight wins.
Give me the Arizona Diamondbacks for another win at home.