Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 5


By Claudio Fortuna | August 5, 2022 10:28 AM

The Colorado Rockies visit the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field, taking the field at 9:40pm ET on Friday August 5th, 9:40pm ET. The Colorado Rockies are 1-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks.

Arizona and Colorado Betting Info

  • Four of the Diamondbacks’ last five night games against National League opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Diamondbacks have lost each of their last 11 night games against NL West opponents following a road loss.

Colorado Rockies Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .261
Team OBP .324
AVG Runs Scored 4.5
Team ERA 4.96
Team WHIP 1.46
Starters ERA 5.19
Starters WHIP 1.49

Key Players for Colorado

  • Daniel Bard: 2.04 ERA, 9.98 K/9, 1.06 WHIP
  • Kyle Freeland: 4.56 ERA, 6.66 K/9, 1.36 WHIP
  • Rodney Smith: 11.81 ERA, 8.44 K/9, 2.06 WHIP
  • José Iglesias: .313 Batting Avg, .355 OBP, .415 SLG, .770 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Garrett Hampson: .225 Batting Avg, .299 OBP, .345 SLG, .644 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Christopher Cron: .277 Batting Avg, .329 OBP, .507 SLG, .836 OPS, 58 Runs
  • Charles Blackmon: .268 Batting Avg, .318 OBP, .457 SLG, .775 OPS, 53 Runs
  • Ryan McMahon: .241 Batting Avg, .336 OBP, .384 SLG, .720 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Brendan Rodgers: .282 Batting Avg, .331 OBP, .434 SLG, .765 OPS, 52 Runs
  • Elias Díaz: .228 Batting Avg, .291 OBP, .365 SLG, .656 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Samuel Hilliard: .181 Batting Avg, .259 OBP, .271 SLG, .530 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Randal Grichuk: .250 Batting Avg, .293 OBP, .405 SLG, .698 OPS, 37 Runs

Arizona Diamondbacks Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .225
Team OBP .303
AVG Runs Scored 4.2
Team ERA 4.19
Team WHIP 1.29
Starters ERA 4.24
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Arizona

  • Mark Melancon: 4.66 ERA, 6.38 K/9, 1.58 WHIP
  • Tyler Holton: 3.86 ERA, 5.79 K/9, 1.07 WHIP
  • Zachary Davies: 4.28 ERA, 6.91 K/9, 1.22 WHIP
  • Joshua Rojas: .268 Batting Avg, .342 OBP, .395 SLG, .737 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Carson Kelly: .228 Batting Avg, .282 OBP, .401 SLG, .683 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Daulton Varsho: .239 Batting Avg, .310 OBP, .419 SLG, .729 OPS, 47 Runs
  • Jacob McCarthy: .265 Batting Avg, .322 OBP, .417 SLG, .739 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Christian Walker: .201 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .449 SLG, .752 OPS, 47 Runs
  • Ketel Marte: .257 Batting Avg, .345 OBP, .447 SLG, .792 OPS, 52 Runs
  • Seth Beer: .189 Batting Avg, .275 OBP, .256 SLG, .531 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Geraldo Perdomo: .200 Batting Avg, .294 OBP, .281 SLG, .575 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Alek Thomas: .257 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .414 SLG, .728 OPS, 34 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Diamondbacks and Rockies, the Diamondbacks won once and the Rockies won four times. Their most recent matchup on July 10, 2022 ended 3-2 with the Colorado Rockies taking the win.

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