The Los Angeles Dodgers and Colorado Rockies face off at Coors field tonight. Chris Capuano and Jhoulys Chain are the scheduled starters. Check the MLB odds at Bovada sportsbook.
The Dodgers enter in fourth place in the NL Central, but have won nice of their last ten games. They have won three in a row and are 14-22 on the road this season. They beat Colorado 8-0 in the second game of the series. Capuano comes in with a record of 11-9 to go with a 4.72 ERA and 1.43 WHIP. In his last start against Philly he tossed just 3 2/3 innings giving up 10 hits and five earned runs while striking out four. On the road this season he has a 1.35 ERA in 26 2/3 innings giving up just four total runs. In his last road start in San Diego he surrendered four hits and no earned runs while striking out six.
Colorado are in second place in the NL West, 1.5 games behind the Diamondbacks for first. They have won four of their last ten games and have lost two in a row. They bring a 25-20 home record into tonight’s game. Chacin is 7-3 with a 3.59 ERA and 1.20 WHIP. In his last start against he Giants he tossed eight strong giving up just three hits and striking out three. In his last start against the Dodgers he tossed six innings giving up nine hits and five earned runs.
Even though Capuano has been great on the road Coors field is a tough place to play. I’ll play the total and go over in this game at www.sportsbookroom.com.