Rockies Vs Giants: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – May 3, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on May 3, 2021

The Colorado Rockies (10-18) are favored on the moneyline (-115) in Monday’s contest with the San Francisco Giants (17-11), which starts at 8:40 PM ET on SportsNet RM. However, the Giants are favored against the spread (1.5) with +155 odds. Colorado’s German Marquez and San Francisco’s Aaron Sanchez have been named the starters for this contest.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of May 3, 2021, 2:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Rockies vs Giants Betting Lines

Rockies Betting Insights

  • The Rockies have won three of the four games they’ve played as favorites this season.
  • Colorado has entered three games this season favored by -115 or more and is 2-1 in those contests.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 51.7% chance of a victory for the Rockies.
  • When it comes to hitting the over, the Rockies and their opponents are 8-2 in their last 10 games with a total.

Rockies Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 4-6
Runs Per Game 5.5
HR 13
ERA 6.07
K/9 8.7

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Giants Betting Insights

  • The Giants have been victorous in seven, or 53.8%, of the 13 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season.
  • This season, San Francisco has come away with a win six times in 11 chances when named as an underdog of at least +100 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The Giants have an implied victory probability of 48.3% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.
  • When it comes to the over/under, the Giants and their opponents are 6-3-1 in their previous 10 games.

Giants Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 6-4
Runs Per Game 4.9
HR 8
ERA 2.83
K/9 8.9

Giants Probable Pitcher – Aarón Sánchez

  • Sanchez (1-1 with a 2.22 ERA and 20 strikeouts in 24 1/3 innings pitched) gets the start for the Giants, his sixth of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last time out came on Wednesday against the Rockies, when he threw 4 2/3 innings, surrendering two earned runs while giving up only one hit.
  • Over five games this season, the 28-year-old has put up a 2.22 ERA and 7.4 strikeouts per nine innings, while giving up a batting average of .193 to his opponents.
  • Sánchez will try to pick up his fourth matchup of five or more innings pitched this season. He’s averaging 4.1 innings per appearance.
  • The Giants were the moneyline underdog for three Sánchez starts this season — they lost every game.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of May 3, 2021 at 2:07 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Rockies Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 10-18
Home 8-7
Road 2-11
vs LHP (Starters) 3-4
vs RHP (Starters) 7-14
Day Games 4-2
Night Games 6-16

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Rockies Probable Pitcher – German Márquez

  • The Rockies will send Marquez (1-2) to the mound for his seventh start this season.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Thursday, when he gave up four earned runs and allowed four hits in four innings against the Giants.
  • The 26-year-old ranks second in BB/9 among qualified pitchers in the majors this season.
  • Marquez has started six games this season, and he’s lasted five or more innings four times. He averages 5.2 innings per appearance.
  • His team is 1-1 this season when he starts and they’re favored on the moneyline.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of May 3, 2021 at 2:07 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Giants Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 17-11
Home 10-3
Road 7-8
vs LHP (Starters) 7-4
vs RHP (Starters) 10-7
Day Games 0-1
Night Games 17-10

Rockies Hitting Stats

  • The Rockies are 16th-best in MLB action with 33 total home runs.
  • The Rockies average 1.6 homers per home game this season (24 total at home).
  • Colorado has hit 13 home runs over the last 10 games.
  • Trevor Story has been key for Colorado with 29 hits, an OBP of .336 plus a slugging percentage of .520.
  • Ryan McMahon leads Colorado in home runs with eight and runs batted in with 20.

Giants Hitting Stats

  • The Giants rank 13th in Major League Baseball with 34 home runs.
  • They have won five of the eight games this season in which they hit two or more home runs.
  • Over the last 10 games, San Francisco has hit eight home runs.
  • Buster Posey paces the Giants with six home runs while accumulating a team-high batting average of .359.
  • Evan Longoria’s 12 runs batted in pace his team.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick:
Rockies (-115)

Over/Under Pick: Over (10)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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