San Diego Padres at Colorado Rockies - 9/25/22 MLB Picks and Prediction
Colorado Rockies (65-86) vs San Diego Padres (83-68)
Game Info: Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 3:10 pm (Coors Field)
Kyle Freeland (9-10) (4.38) vs Mike Clevinger (6-7) (4.23)
Betting Odds: Colorado Rockies +140 / San Diego Padres -185 --- Over/Under: 11 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies face off on Sunday in an MLB showdown at Coors Field. The two teams have split the first two games of this series.
The Padres sit with an 84-68 record overall and the offense was the difference putting up nine runs on Saturday on the way to the victory. The Padres offense overall this season is averaging 4.34 runs per game which is 15th in the league. Manny Machado has hit 30 home runs and driven in 97 RBIs so far this season. In this game the offense needs to be good.
The Rockies sit with a 65-87 record overall and far too often this season the pitching has had days like they did on Saturday getting lit up. The Rockies offense is ranked 14th in the league, but that isn’t good enough considering they are playing at Coors Field. The pitching has been awful and in last in baseball giving up 5.35 runs per game. C.J. Cron has hit 29 home runs and driven in 101 RBIs.
On the mound for the Padres is Mike Clevinger who sits with a 6-7 record and an ERA of and an ERA of 4.23. In his last start, he went 5.2 innings giving up three hits and zero runs.
On the mound for the Rockies is Kyle Freeland who sits with a 9-10 record and an ERA of 4.38. In his last start against San Francisco, he went six innings giving up five hits and three runs.
The Padres are 5-0 in Clevinger's last 5 starts against a team with a losing record. The Rockies are 1-5 in their last six games against the National League West. The under is 4-0-1 in Freeland’s last five starts. The over is 8-0 in the Padres last eight games against a right handed starter.
This total is too high. Clevinger in his last start gave up zero runs, and he is going to slow down this Rockies offense that has been inconsistent. Freeland has been pitching better as of late, and this game is going to go stay under the total. Back the under to cash.