The Rockies and the Marlins meet for game two of the weekend series from Denver. All up to date odds for this game are updated 24/7 at Bovada sportsbook.
The Rockies battled hard last night, but in the end could not pull out the win. Jeff Francis battled through five innings on the mound, but in the end the bullpen took the loss. Tonight Colorado will start Tyler Chatwood who is coming off two impressive starts. In just 27 innings of work Chatwood is pitching to a 4.28 ERA.
The Marlins have had a disappointing season to say the least, but they did come out ready to play on Friday. They scored six runs on eight hits and Wade LeBlanc did enough on the mound to turn the win. Tonight the Marlins will start Nathan Eovaldi who has a 2-2 record since being traded to the Marlins. In 56 innings of work with his new team Eovaldi has allowed 63 hits.
Colorado is 4-1 in their last five games overall, 4-1 in their last five home games, and 4-17 in their last 21 Saturday games. Miami is 9-21 in their last 30 road games, 2-4 in their last six games overall, and 8-19 in their last 27 road games against a right handed starter. Miami is 2-5 in their last seven games in Colorado.
This pitching battle is definitely better than the runs line would indicate. Give us the under for total runs scored in this game at the sportsbook.