Colorado Rockies vs. Pittsburgh Pirates – MLB – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

C.J. Cron is just one hit away from his 100th of the campaign as his Colorado Rockies (41-49) prep for the Pittsburgh Pirates (38-52) on Friday at 8:40 PM ET.

The Rockies are a home favorite (-140) against the Pirates (+120). The Colorado Rockies will hand the ball to German Marquez (5-7, 5.66 ERA), who is looking for win No. 6 on the season, and the Pirates will turn to Jose Quintana (2-4, 3.38 ERA). The over/under for the game is set at 11 total runs.

Rockies vs. Pirates Predictions

Rockies vs. Pirates Betting Odds

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Rockies vs. Pirates Last 10 Games Betting Performance


  • Colorado was listed as the moneyline favorite by bookmakers just one time over the last 10 games, and won that matchup.
  • Over their last 10 matchups — 11 had a set run total — the Rockies and their opponents combined to go over the total four times.
  • Colorado’s record against the spread is 8-3-0 over its past 10 games.


  • In 10 games over the last 10 matchups when set as the underdog by oddsmakers, Pittsburgh has a record of 5-5.
  • In their last 11 games with a total, the Pirates and their opponents have combined to hit the over three times.
  • Pittsburgh has won nine of its last 11 games against the spread.

Rockies vs. Pirates Starting Pitcher Betting Trends

Projected starter: Germán Márquez

  • The Rockies have a 7-10-0 ATS record in Marquez’s 17 starts that had a set spread.
  • The Rockies have a 3-1 record in Marquez’s four starts this season when they were the moneyline favorite.
  • Marquez’s team has a 9-8 record over his 17 starts.
  • Marquez’s starts with a set total this season have hit the over in eight of 17 games.

Projected starter: José Quintana

  • Quintana and his team are 12-5-0 ATS this season when he starts.
  • His team is 8-7 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline underdog.
  • Quintana’s team has won nine of his 17 starts this season.
  • In games Quintana has started this season, the teams are 6-8-3 at hitting the over.

Rockies Batting Leaders

  • Cron paces the Rockies with 20 home runs and 68 runs batted in.
  • Cron ranks 12th in homers and second in RBI among all hitters in baseball.
  • Cron has safely hit in two games in a row. In his last five games he is batting .313 with three doubles and three RBI.
  • Charlie Blackmon is hitting .273 with 16 doubles, three triples, 14 home runs and 23 walks.
  • Blackmon ranks 41st in home runs and 25th in RBI among MLB batters this season.
  • Blackmon has hit safely in five games in a row. In his last five games he is hitting .429 with two doubles, a triple, a home run, a walk and five RBI.
  • Brendan Rodgers is hitting .255 with 18 doubles, two triples, eight home runs and 24 walks.
  • Rodgers enters this game on a three-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .211 with two walks and an RBI.
  • Connor Joe is hitting .264 with 16 doubles, four triples, five home runs and 48 walks.

Pirates Batting Leaders

  • Ke’Bryan Hayes has been key for Pittsburgh with 78 hits, an OBP of .328 plus a slugging percentage of .360.
  • Hayes’ home run total ranks 234th in the majors, and he is 158th in RBI.
  • Hayes has safely hit in five straight games. During his last five outings he is batting .350 with a double, a triple, a home run, four walks and two RBI.
  • Daniel Vogelbach leads Pittsburgh in runs batted in with 33 while batting .232 with 12 homers.
  • Vogelbach ranks 57th in home runs and 121st in RBI among all batters in MLB.
  • Jack Suwinski has 44 hits this season and a slash line of .198/.288/.428.
  • Michael Chavis is batting .232 with an OBP of .274 and a slugging percentage of .415 this season.

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