San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies: Best Odds and Preview for September 7, 2021


By BestOdds Analyst | September 6, 2021, 7:48 pm

Thairo Estrada leads the San Francisco Giants (88-50) into a contest with the Colorado Rockies (63-75) after his two-home run showing in a 10-5 win over the Rockies. The Giants are moneyline favorites (-176) for this game against the underdog Rockies (+157), which starts at 8:40 PM ET on Tuesday.

San Francisco has Logan Webb starting things off, and Colorado counters Chi Chi Gonzalez.

Best Odds for San Francisco Giants vs Colorado Rockies

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

Giants vs Rockies Moneyline Action

Giants vs Rockies Moneyline Action
Giants Rockies
% of Bets 76% 24%
% of Stake 92% 8%

Giants Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Giants have won in 56, or 70.9%, of the 79 contests they have been named as odds-on favorites in this year.
  • Contests with San Francisco have gone over the total set by bookmakers in 61 of 138 chances this season.
  • The Giants have scored 647 runs this season, which ranks ninth in MLB.
  • San Francisco has been favored in three of its past 10 games and won two of those matchups.
  • When it comes to the over/under, the Giants and their opponents are 3-6-1 in their last 10 games.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • The Giants will send Webb (8-3) to make his 21st start of the season. He is 8-3 with a 2.56 ERA and 121 strikeouts in 112 1/3 innings pitched.
  • His most recent appearance came on Thursday against the Brewers, when the right-hander went seven innings, surrendering one earned run while allowing four hits.
  • In Webb’s 20 starts, his team is 16-4.
  • Webb’s starts with a set total this season have gone over the run total in five of 20 contests.

Key Players

Name GP BA OBP SLG HR RBI H
Darin Ruf 105 .280 .399 .547 15 40 63
Buster Posey 92 .306 .389 .512 17 44 99
Evan Longoria 59 .287 .377 .514 10 31 52
Brandon Belt 80 .240 .341 .535 21 42 62
Kris Bryant 93 .267 .357 .503 18 51 87
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Rockies Insights

Betting Trends

  • The Rockies have won 37 of the 100 games they were the underdog on the moneyline this season (37%).
  • In the 138 games bookmakers have set an over/under for Colorado, it has combined with opponents to go over the total 58 times (58-77-3).
  • The Rockies score the 13th-most runs in baseball (626 total, 4.6 per game).
  • Colorado went 3-4 across the seven games it was the underdog on the moneyline in its last 10 matchups.
  • Over their last 10 matchups (all 10 of them had set totals), the Rockies and their opponents combined to hit the over three times.

Probable Starting Pitcher Stats

  • Gonzalez makes the start for the Rockies, his 18th of the season. He is 3-6 with a 6.13 ERA and 55 strikeouts in 98 1/3 innings pitched.
  • In his most recent time out on Friday, the righty threw 3 2/3 innings against the Braves, giving up three earned runs while surrendering four hits.
  • González’s team is 6-11 over his 17 starts.
  • González’s starts with a set total this season have hit the over in 10 of 17 games.

Key Players

Name GP BA OBP SLG HR RBI H
C.J. Cron 119 .273 .371 .535 26 79 105
Brendan Rodgers 80 .283 .336 .468 11 40 83
Trevor Story 122 .251 .327 .466 19 65 112
Ryan McMahon 128 .255 .325 .452 21 70 115
Charlie Blackmon 129 .270 .347 .423 13 72 119

Pick for Giants vs. Rockies

Betting split data from regulated betting sites paired with our in-depth games analysis favors the Giants to win over the Rockies.

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