In tonight’s showdown, we have the Atlanta Braves taking on the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Last night, the Braves gave the Rockies a 13-6 beating on their home fields but can they do it again? Let’s find out with our Braves vs Rockies Betting Pick and analysis from our baseball betting experts.
According to sports betting odds, the Atlanta Braves are the clear favorite with odds at -175 on the money line. The odds have been steady in favor of the Braves with some small line movements since the -169 opening odds. The Braves come into this game with a 25-27 record after winning the first game of this series. On the other hand, the Rockies have rank last in the NL West with a 23-28 record.
Braves vs Rockies Betting Prediction and Analysis for 06/03/2022
In this National League matchup, at first it may seem like a David versus Goliath scenario. This is because the number 2 team in the NL East is playing the worst team in the NL West. However, when you look at their records, it is a pretty even matchup.
Therefore, betting on the underdog may seem like long odds, they are not too bad. In fact, gamblers could make a large profit from it. In this game, what we are looking for is a wager that will maximize profits while limiting the risks. This is why how you place your bet on baseball is an essential part to being a successful gambler.
In last night’s game, the Braves were behind with a 1-point deficit. However, they were up 5-1 by the third inning with no sign of stopping. Following a two-homer game last time out, Travis d’Arnaud leads the Atlanta Braves (25-27) into action.
The Braves have won 5 of their last 10 games and average 4.2 runs per game. Tonight’s starting pitcher for the Braves is Max Fried who will be making his eleventh start for the Braves. He is 5-2 on the year after pitching 61 innings with 57 strikeouts and a 3.10 ERA.
Then we have the Colorado Rockies who once again have the home advantage at Coors Field in Denver, CO. The Rockies have won 4 of their last 10 games and are 16-12 at home. Furthermore, they lead the MLB with 9.1 hits per game. Chad Kuhl will be the starting pitcher for the Rockies for his tenth start of the season.
Braves vs Rockies Betting Pick
Game time: 06/03/2022 at 8:40 PM EDT
Bet on the Colorado Rockies at =160
The Colorado Rockies are showing a lot of value as a home, underdog team tonight. This season, they have been the underdog 37 times and have won 14 of those games. However, this season the Rockies offense has been very good averaging 4.77 runs per game.
The Atlanta Braves have a losing road record and Coors Field is a tough place for them. Therefore, we predict the Colorado Rockies will win with a final score of 5-3.