Philadelphia Phillies vs. Colorado Rockies: Best Odds and Preview for September 12, 2021

By BestOdds Analyst | September 11, 2021, 9:45 pm

Odubel Herrera will try to notch his 100th hit of the season (he has 98) when the Philadelphia Phillies (72-70) take on the Colorado Rockies (65-78) on Sunday at 1:05 PM ET. The Phillies are favored (-264) over the Rockies (+217).

Aaron Nola starts for Philadelphia while Colorado will counter with Ryan Feltner.

Best Odds for Philadelphia Phillies vs Colorado Rockies

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Today, we are looking at the MLB matchup between the Philadelphia Phillies and Colorado Rockies in which the Phillies are currently the clear pick among bettors at regulated sportsbooks to claim victory.

Phillies vs Rockies Moneyline Action

Phillies vs Rockies Moneyline Action
Phillies Rockies
% of Bets 96% 4%
% of Stake 100% 0%

Phillies Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Phillies have won in 39, or 50.6%, of the 77 contests they have been named as odds-on favorites in this year.
  • Contests with Philadelphia have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 71 of 142 chances this season.
  • The Phillies have scored 641 runs (4.5 per game) this season, which ranks 13th in MLB.
  • Philadelphia has been favored in seven of its past 10 games and won three of those matchups.
  • In their last 10 games with an over/under, the Phillies and their opponents have combined to clear the total five times.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • Nola makes the start for the Phillies, his 29th of the season. He is 7-8 with a 4.57 ERA and 192 strikeouts in 157 2/3 innings pitched.
  • In his last appearance on Tuesday against the Brewers, the righty tossed five innings, giving up three earned runs while surrendering six hits.
  • Nola’s team has won 13 of his 28 starts.
  • Nola has had 28 starts that oddsmakers set a total for this season, and 16 of those outings hit the over.

Key Players

Bryce Harper 121 .304 .408 .604 31 71 129
Matt Vierling 16 .345 .387 .483 0 2 10
Jean Segura 114 .297 .355 .445 12 50 132
Brad Miller 121 .231 .323 .470 18 44 65
Andrew McCutchen 126 .222 .335 .440 24 70 94
BestOdds rating 9.4
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Rockies Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Rockies have won 39 of the 105 games they were the underdog on the moneyline this season (37.1%).
  • Colorado has combined with opponents to hit the over on the total 60 times this season for a 60-80-3 record against the over/under.
  • The Rockies have the No. 11 offense in baseball scoring 4.6 runs per game (653 total runs).
  • Colorado played as the moneyline underdog in each of its last 10 games, and finished 4-6 in those matchups.
  • In their last 10 matchups, the Rockies and their opponents combined to go over the run total four times.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • Feltner (0-1) gets the starting nod for the Rockies, his second this season.
  • In his last appearance on Sunday, the righty threw 2 2/3 innings against the Braves, giving up six earned runs while surrendering five hits.
  • His team has lost the only matchup he’s appeared in this season.
  • Feltner’s only start with a total this season went under.

Key Players

C.J. Cron 124 .274 .368 .536 27 82 111
Trevor Story 126 .251 .326 .478 21 68 116
Ryan McMahon 133 .259 .329 .463 22 72 121
Brendan Rodgers 84 .277 .327 .450 11 40 86
Elias Díaz 92 .233 .303 .466 17 39 68

Pick for Phillies vs. Rockies

Our in-depth games analysis combined with the betting split data from regulated betting sites favors the Phillies to win over the Rockies.

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