Written and authored by Major League Baseball Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Baseball news and notes. The teams will play on Thursday May 21st, 2015. At 3:10 PM EST.
The (17-24) Philadelphia Phillies of the National League East Division will stay in the “ROCKY MOUNTAIN STATE” for the final game of the four-day series. Philadelphia will play the (14-22) Colorado Rockies of the National League West in 2015 MLB action. The teams will play at Coors Field in downtown Denver, Colorado. The Best Sports Handicapper believes the Philadelphia Phillies and the Colorado Rockies will struggle. Both of the franchises are in rebuilding mode. The opening betting line has Colorado as a -150 home favorite; the betting total is at 9′ runs for Thursday’s game.
The 2015 Philadelphia Phillies have won six of their last seven baseball games but lost 6-5 to the Rockies on Tuesday May 19th. Philadelphia is fourth in the NL East, six and a half games out of first place. The Phillies are only 5-14 on the road this season. Shortstop Freddy Galvis is leading the team with a .336 batting average, a .399 on-base percentage and has forty-five base hits. Slugger Ryan Howard has a team-high seven home runs and nineteen RBI S. The Phillies have a .297 on-base percentage. Philadelphia pitchers allow opponents a batting average of .265. The team will finish their current ten game road trip on May 27th. Philadelphia is 1-7 their last eight on Thursday’s. The Phillies are 8-22 their last thirty baseball games away from Citizens Bank Park. The Philadelphia Phillies are 6-4 their last ten 2015 Baseball Betting Picks overall, going over the betting odds total four times and staying under the betting odds total six. The Philadelphia Phillies will send Right Hander Jerome Williams, who is (3-3) with a 5.02 ERA to the mound. The Honolulu, Hawaii native pitched five innings, giving up seven hits and three runs his last start, a 7-5 win in Arizona on May 16th. The betting odds over the total are 19-7-2 Philadelphia last twenty-eight on Thursday’s. Bovada.Lv has the Philadelphia Phillies at 1000/1 to win the 2015 MLB National League Pennant.
The 2015 Colorado Rockies have dropped two of three. Game three of the series is on Wednesday night May 20th. Colorado is last in the Division, nine games behind the first-place Dodgers. Second Baseman DJ LeMahieu leads the team with a .322 batting average, a.375 on-base percentage and has thirty-eight base hits. Third Baseman Nolan Arenado is the team in home runs, and RBI S. Colorado has a .418 slugging percentage. The Rockies will hit the road for a six games on May 25th in Cincinnati. First Baseman Justin Morneau is on the seven-day disabled lit with a hand injury. The Rockies are only 7-20 their last twenty-seven baseball games overall. The Colorado Rockies are 3-7 their last ten overall, going over the betting odds total five times and staying under the betting odds total five. The Left Handed Jorge De La Rosa, who is (1-2) with a 6.56 ERA, will be on the hill for the game four of the series. The 6’1″ 220 pounder pitched 7.1 innings, allowing two hits and a no runs his last start on May 16th, a 7-1 win in Los Angeles. De La Rosa has a sore groin muscle but is still expected to start the game. The Colorado Rockies are 100/1 to win the 2015 MLB National League Championship.
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