Padres Vs Rockies: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – May 12, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on May 12, 2021 - Last Updated on May 13, 2021

The San Diego Padres will look to pick up their 21st win of the season when they take on the Colorado Rockies (12-23) on Wednesday. The game begins at 3:10 PM ET on MLB Network, with the Padres listed as -157 favorites on the moneyline. San Diego’s Yu Darvish gets the start, and he’ll go against Colorado’s Jon Gray.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of May 12, 2021, 2:00 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Padres vs Rockies Betting Lines

Padres Betting Insights

  • The Padres have entered the game as favorites 28 times this season and won 16, or 57.1%, of those games.
  • San Diego has a record of 14-7 in games where oddsmakers favor them by at least -157 on the moneyline.
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Padres have a 58.7% chance to win.
  • In their last 10 games with a total, the Padres and their opponents are 5-5 when it comes to hitting the over.

Padres Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 6-4
Runs Per Game 4.1
HR 9
ERA 2.66
K/9 9.6

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Rockies Betting Insights

  • The Rockies have been victorous in seven, or 25%, of the 28 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season.
  • This year, Colorado has won four of 19 games when listed as at least +133 or worse on the moneyline.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Rockies have a 41.3% chance of pulling out a win.
  • In their last 10 games with an over/under, the Rockies and their opponents have combined to clear the total seven times.

Rockies Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 3-7
Runs Per Game 4.7
HR 6
ERA 6.89
K/9 8.0

Rockies Probable Pitcher – Jon Gray

  • Gray (4-2) gets the starting nod for the Rockies in his eighth start of the season. He’s put together a 3.12 ERA in 40 1/3 innings pitched, with 38 strikeouts.
  • In his most recent outing on Wednesday against the Giants, the right-hander tossed six innings, giving up two earned runs while surrendering four hits.
  • The 29-year-old ranks 13th in BB/9 among qualifying pitchers in MLB play this season.
  • Gray is seeking his fifth straight appearance lasting five or more innings. He averages 5.2 innings per start.
  • The Rockies have been the moneyline underdog in four of Gray’s starts this season, and they went 1-3 in those matchups.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of May 12, 2021 at 2:13 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Padres Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 20-16
Home 9-10
Road 11-6
vs LHP (Starters) 4-2
vs RHP (Starters) 16-14
Day Games 2-0
Night Games 18-16

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Padres Probable Pitcher – Yu Darvish

  • The Padres will hand the ball to Darvish (3-1) for his eighth start of the season.
  • The right-hander gave up two earned runs and allowed six hits in 5 2/3 innings pitched against the Pirates on Thursday.
  • Among qualified major league pitchers this season, the 34-year-old’s 2.27 ERA ranks 12th, his .940 WHIP ranks 13th, his 57 strikeouts rank eighth, and his 11.70 K/9 ranks 12th.
  • Darvish has pitched five or more innings in six straight games and will look to extend that streak.
  • He has started five games with his team as the moneyline favorite and won each of them.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of May 12, 2021 at 2:13 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Rockies Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 12-23
Home 10-9
Road 2-14
vs LHP (Starters) 4-4
vs RHP (Starters) 8-19
Day Games 5-4
Night Games 7-19

Padres Hitting Stats

  • The Padres average 1.0 home run per game to rank 23rd in MLB action with 35 total home runs .
  • The Padres average 1.3 home runs per road game this season (22 total away from home).
  • San Diego has nine home runs over the last 10 games.
  • Jake Cronenworth is batting .286 with three home runs and 11 RBI for San Diego this season.
  • Trent Grisham is batting .291 this season with five home runs and 11 RBI.

Rockies Hitting Stats

  • The Rockies have hit 36 homers this season, which ranks 22nd in the league.
  • They have averaged 1.4 home runs per game in their 19 home contests this season.
  • Colorado has six homers over its last 10 games.
  • The Rockies have lost four straight games and are batting .168 as a team with nine runs scored over that span.
  • Trevor Story is hitting .278 with 10 doubles, two triples, four home runs and 12 walks.
  • Raimel Tapia’s .306 batting average paces his team.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick:
Padres (-157)

Over/Under Pick: Over (6.5)

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

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