Diamondbacks vs. Rockies Prediction, Computer Picks, Odds & Pitching Matchup 9/11/2022

by | Sep 11, 2022

The Arizona Diamondbacks (65-73) will try to put a stop to their current four-game losing streak when they visit the Colorado Rockies (61-79) at 3:10 PM ET Sunday. Oddsmakers consider the Diamondbacks to be -167 favorites to end their skid, while the Rockies are +141 underdogs looking for the upset. Arizona’s Zac Gallen gets the start, and he’ll go against Colorado’s Ryan Feltner.

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies Spread and Betting Line

Diamondbacks vs Rockies Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds
Diamondbacks -167 +141 10.5 -112 -108 -1.5 -111 -110

Computer Predictions for Diamondbacks vs. Rockies

After taking a look at all of the key stats and trends for this matchup, our best bet is the Rockies on the moneyline at +141. Our computer picks see the scoring going over the total of 10.5 runs.

Our computer pick: Colorado Rockies (+141) and Over (10.5)

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies Game Info

  • Arizona Diamondbacks probable starting pitcher: Zac Gallen
  • Colorado Rockies probable starting pitcher: Ryan Feltner
  • Game Day: Sunday, September 11, 2022
  • Game Time: 3:10 PM ET
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Stadium: Coors Field

Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies Pitching Matchup

Gallen Feltner
26 GS 14
11-2 W-L 2-7
2.42 ERA 5.85
152.2 IP 72.1
40 BB 24
152 SO 65

Diamondbacks Starter Zac Gallen

  • Gallen (11-2) takes the mound for the Diamondbacks in his 27th start of the season. He’s put together a 2.42 ERA in 152 2/3 innings pitched, with 152 strikeouts.
  • His most recent time out came on Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers, when the right-hander tossed seven scoreless innings while allowing two hits.
  • In 26 games this season, the 27-year-old has an ERA of 2.42, with 9 strikeouts per nine innings. Opponents are batting .186 against him.
  • Gallen is trying to register his seventh straight quality start in this outing.
  • Gallen is seeking his 16th straight appearance lasting five or more innings. He averages 5.3 innings per appearance on the mound.
  • He will take the mound against a Rockies offense that is batting .259 as a unit (fifth in MLB). It is also slugging a collective .404 (12th in MLB) with 130 total home runs (22nd in MLB).
  • Gallen has thrown 25 innings, giving up seven earned runs on 17 hits while striking out 24 against the Rockies this season.
  • The 27-year-old ranks fifth in ERA (2.42), third in WHIP (.917), and 14th in K/9 (9) among qualifying pitchers in MLB action this season.

Rockies Starter Ryan Feltner

  • The Rockies will hand the ball to Feltner (2-7) for his 15th start of the season.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Monday, when he gave up four earned runs and allowed five hits in 5 1/3 innings against the Milwaukee Brewers.
  • The 26-year-old has pitched in 15 games this season with an ERA of 5.85, a 2.708 strikeout to walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.396.
  • In 14 starts this season, he’s earned a quality start in three of them.
  • Feltner has pitched five or more innings in two straight games and will look to extend that streak.
  • The Diamondbacks rank 14th in MLB with 614 runs scored this season. They have a .232 batting average this campaign with 154 home runs (14th in the league).
  • The right-hander has allowed the Diamondbacks to go 7-for-19 with two doubles, a home run and five RBI in 4 1/3 innings this season.

Diamondbacks Betting Picks & Insights

  • This season, the Diamondbacks have won 21 out of the 37 games, or 56.8%, in which they’ve been favored.
  • This season, Arizona has won four of its seven games when favored by at least -167 on the moneyline.
  • The Diamondbacks have a 62.5% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline.
  • Games involving Arizona have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 68 of 143 chances this season.
  • The Diamondbacks have an ATS record of 82-61-0 in 143 games with a spread this season.

Rockies Betting Picks & Insights

  • The Rockies have been chosen as underdogs in 116 games this year and have walked away with the win 45 times (38.8%) in those games.
  • Colorado has a mark of 20-40 in contests where sportsbooks favor them by +141 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Rockies have an implied victory probability of 41.5% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.
  • Colorado and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 68 of their 142 opportunities.
  • The Rockies have an against the spread mark of 79-63-0 in 142 games with a line this season.

Diamondbacks Leaders & Batting Stats

  • Christian Walker has accumulated a team-best 32 home runs and 78 runs batted in.
  • Walker’s home runs place him ninth in the majors, and he is 26th in RBI.
  • Walker carries a two-game hitting streak into this matchup. During his last five outings he is batting .278 with a home run and three RBI.
  • Daulton Varsho is hitting .243 with 20 doubles, three triples, 24 home runs and 41 walks.
  • Varsho ranks 29th in home runs and 42nd in RBI on the season.
  • Varsho enters this game looking for his fifth game in a row with a hit. During his last five outings he is batting .333 with four home runs and seven RBI.
  • Ketel Marte is batting .241 with 36 doubles, two triples, 10 home runs and 49 walks.
  • Josh Rojas has a club-best .272 batting average.
Christian Walker 136 .237 .330 .479 32 78 115
Daulton Varsho 127 .243 .310 .460 24 68 110
Ketel Marte 120 .241 .322 .401 10 47 105
Josh Rojas 105 .272 .352 .394 8 47 104
Jake McCarthy 79 .296 .358 .471 8 38 71

Rockies Leaders & Batting Stats

  • C.J. Cron has a team-high 28 home runs and has driven in 95 runs.
  • Among all hitters in the big leagues, Cron ranks 13th in home runs and fifth in RBI.
  • Cron carries a two-game hitting streak into this matchup. In his last five games he is batting .167 with three home runs, four walks and seven RBI.
  • Brendan Rodgers has 29 doubles, three triples, 11 home runs and 41 walks while hitting .267.
  • Rodgers is 149th in home runs and 71st in RBI among all MLB hitters this season.
  • Charlie Blackmon is hitting .262 with 20 doubles, four triples, 16 home runs and 29 walks.
  • Ryan McMahon is hitting .246 with 20 doubles, three triples, 15 home runs and 55 walks.
C.J. Cron 133 .266 .321 .491 28 95 137
Brendan Rodgers 125 .267 .323 .405 11 60 131
Charlie Blackmon 122 .262 .313 .420 16 74 126
Ryan McMahon 132 .246 .331 .404 15 60 111
Randal Grichuk 124 .271 .313 .429 15 64 120

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