The San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies meet Thursday in MLB action at Coors Field. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
San Francisco Giants Betting Preview
The San Francisco Giants have scored 18 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 6 of their last 9 games. The Giants have won 13 of their last 15 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Thairo Estrada leads the Giants with 61 hits and 18 RBI, while JD Davis and LaMonte Wade Jr. have combined for 108 hits and 53 RBI. Alex Cobb gets the ball, and he is 5-2 with a 2.71 ERA and 64 strikeouts this season. Cobb is 3-0 with a 5.25 ERA and 19 strikeouts in his career against the Rockies.
Colorado Rockies Betting Preview
The Colorado Rockies have scored 8 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 5 of their last 6 games. The Rockies have won 7 of their last 11 games when scoring 4 or more runs. Ryan McMahon leads the Rockies with 57 hits and 35 RBI, while Elias Diaz and Charlie Blackmon have combined for 111 hits and 55 RBI. Chase Anderson gets the ball, and he is 0-0 with a 1.69 ERA and 12 strikeouts this season. Anderson is 3-3 with a 4.74 ERA and 38 strikeouts in his career against the Giants.
The Giants are 6-16 in their last 22 Thursday games and 4-1 in their last 5 road games. The Rockies are 5-1 in their last 6 Thursday games and 2-6 in their last 8 overall. The under is 9-3-1 in Giants last 13 Thursday games. The under is 5-2 in Rockies last 7 overall. The Giants are 14-3 in the last 17 meetings in Colorado and 36-15 in the last 51 meetings.
The San Francisco Giants are simply playing the better baseball right now, and Alex Cobb has been incredible through 69.2 innings with his 2.71 ERA and 1.32 WHIP. The Colorado Rockies are back in these offensive funks, and it's even more alarming at home. I'm going to side with the Giants and a pitcher in terrific form.