Rockies vs Reds Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Sep 3

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  • The Reds (52-78) are -125 favorites vs the Rockies (56-77)
  • Rockies starting pitcher: Germán Márquez (7-10), 4.97 ERA
  • Reds starting pitcher: Nicholas Lodolo (3-5), 4.29 ERA
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The Colorado Rockies (+105) visit Great American Ball Park to take on the Cincinnati Reds (-125) on Saturday, September 3, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 6:40pm EDT in Cincinnati.

The Reds are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (+165).

The Rockies vs Reds Over/Under is 8 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Rockies are 55-75 against the spread (ATS), while the Reds are 59-69 ATS.

Rockies vs. Reds Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Rockies+1.5 -200O 8 -110+105
Reds -1.5 +165U 8 -110-125

Rockies vs Reds Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Rockies will win Saturday‘s matchup with 51.6% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Rockies and Reds and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Rockies Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Rockies players for Saturday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Randal Grichuk has hit the Singles Over in 18 of his last 22 games (+14.15 Units / 53% ROI)
  • German Marquez has hit the Pitching Outs Over in 17 of his last 20 games (+14.00 Units / 57% ROI)
  • Brendan Rodgers has hit the Singles Under in 12 of his last 18 games (+8.75 Units / 48% ROI)
  • C.J. Cron has hit the Total Bases Over in 23 of his last 37 away games (+8.10 Units / 17% ROI)
  • C.J. Cron has hit the Singles Over in 12 of his last 18 away games (+7.35 Units / 40% ROI)

Best Reds Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Reds players for Saturday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Jonathan India has hit the Hits Over in his last 14 games (+14.00 Units / 43% ROI)
  • Albert Almora Jr. has hit the Singles Under in 17 of his last 20 games at home (+12.90 Units / 46% ROI)
  • Joey Votto has hit the Hits Under in 8 of his last 9 games (+10.10 Units / 110% ROI)
  • Donovan Solano has hit the Singles Over in 25 of his last 36 games (+9.80 Units / 20% ROI)
  • Albert Almora Jr. has hit the Hits Under in 10 of his last 13 games at home (+9.60 Units / 73% ROI)
  • The Colorado Rockies have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 26 of their last 42 games (+8.80 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Colorado Rockies have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 3 of their last 5 games (+2.40 Units / 45% ROI)
  • The Colorado Rockies have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 2 of their last 5 games (+0.50 Units / 10% ROI)
  • The Cincinnati Reds have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 58 of their last 102 games (+14.70 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Cincinnati Reds have hit the Game Total Under in 12 of their last 19 games at home (+5.60 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The Cincinnati Reds have hit the Moneyline in 13 of their last 23 games at home (+5.30 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Cincinnati Reds have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 38 of their last 71 games (+5.15 Units / 7% ROI)
  • The Cincinnati Reds have covered the Run Line in 13 of their last 23 games at home (+4.10 Units / 16% ROI)

Rockies Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Rockies have gone 70-60 against the Run Line (+4.25 Units / 2.67% ROI).

  • 55-75 when betting on the Moneyline for -4.05 Units / -2.91% ROI
  • 60-63 when betting on the total runs Over for -9.95 Units / -6.92% ROI
  • 63-60 when betting on the total runs Under for -3.35 Units / -2.35% ROI

Reds Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this MLB season, the Rockies have gone 59-69 against the Run Line (-15.65 Units / -9.98% ROI).

  • 50-78 when betting on the Moneyline for -14.65 Units / -10.71% ROI
  • 63-63 when betting on the total runs Over for -7.05 Units / -4.98% ROI
  • 63-63 when betting on the total runs Under for -6.45 Units / -4.59% ROI

Opponents are hitting .424 (42-for-99) against German Marquez on low fastballs this season — highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .256 — second Percentile.

German Marquez has allowed a slugging percentage of .677 (67 Total Bases / 99 ABs) on low fastballs this season — 2nd highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .397 — fourth Percentile.

The last hit on a German Marquez curveball was August 17th. Hitters are 0 for their last 27 in ABs ending on his curveball. — this is the longest active streak among active MLB players.

German Marquez has allowed an OBP of .326 (629 PA’s) this season — 7th highest among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .290 — 13th Percentile.

Nicholas Lodolo: Reds Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

Opponents have a swing rate of just 28% (67/235) against Nick Lodolo on inside fastballs this season — lowest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: 49% — 0 Percentile.

Right-handed hitters have a line drive rate of 33% (52/158) against Nick Lodolo this season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: 24% — 0 Percentile.

Opponents have a line drive rate of 30% (53/176) against Nick Lodolo this season — tied for highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: 24% — first Percentile.

Opponents have a groundball batting average of .375 (27 GB hits out of 72 GBs) against Nick Lodolo this season — 2nd highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 64 total IP; League Avg: .234 — first Percentile.

Rockies Keys to the Game vs. the Reds

The Rockies are just 5-16 (.238) when tied entering the 8th inning this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Rockies are just 12-32 (.273) when tied entering the 8th inning since the 2020 season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Rockies are just 9-15 (.375) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .500.

The Rockies are 9-58 (.134) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 9th best in MLB; League Avg: .114.

Reds Keys to the Game vs. the Rockies

The Reds are just 28-38 (.424) at home this season — tied for 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .529.

The Reds are just 18-63 (.222) when scoring 4 or fewer runs this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .297.

The Reds are just 39-7 (.848) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .915.

The Reds are just 4-63 (.060) when trailing entering the 7th inning this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .114.

Rockies hitters have an OBP of .364 (1,365 PA’s) when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .326.

The Rockies are batting .308 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .263.

The Rockies are batting .283 at home since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: .247.

The Rockies are batting .286 at home this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .246.

Reds hitters are slugging just .344 on the road this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .389.

The Reds are batting just .243 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game since the start of last season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .263.

The Reds are batting just .235 when facing the starting pitcher for the 3rd time in a game this season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: .265.

Reds hitters have an OPS of .783 (5,520 PA’s) at home since the start of last season — 5th best in MLB; League Avg: .732.

Rockies pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 18% this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

The longest HR allowed by the Rockies pitchers this season traveled 496.0 feet — — longest in MLB; League Avg: 460.0

Opponents have a miss rate of just 22% against Rockies pitchers this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 25%.

Rockies pitchers have walked 225 of 2,576 batters (9%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning since the start of last season — 5th highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Reds pitchers have induced opposing hitters to ground into just 72 double plays in 1,001 opportunities (7%) this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 10%.

Opponents have a groundball rate of just 40% against Reds pitchers this season — 2nd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

Reds pitchers have walked 1,095 of 11,213 batters (10%) since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Reds pitchers have walked 230 of 2,586 batters (9%) when facing the leadoff batter in the inning since the start of last season — tied for highest in MLB; League Avg: 8%.

Reds vs. Rockies Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Antonio Santillan (Reds): Back, D60
  • Lucas Sims (Reds): Back, D60
  • Christian Greene (Reds): Shoulder, D15
  • Justin Dunn (Reds): Shoulder, Day-to-Day
  • Reinaldo Almora Jr. (Reds): Shoulder, D10
  • Connor Overton (Reds): Back, D60
  • Matthew Reynolds (Reds): Hip, D10
  • Timothy James Zeuch (Reds): Back, D15
  • Robert Dugger (Reds): Shoulder, D15
  • Jeffrey Hoffman (Reds): Forearm, D60
  • Aramis Garcia (Reds): Finger, D60
  • Tyler Stephenson (Reds): Clavicle, D60
  • Justin Wilson (Reds): Elbow, D60
  • Douglas Ashcraft (Reds): Biceps, D15
  • Vladimir Gutierrez (Reds): Forearm, D60
  • Daniel Duarte (Reds): Elbow, D60
  • Joseph Votto (Reds): Rotator Cuff, D60
  • Michael Moustakas (Reds): Calf, D60
  • Tejay Antone (Reds): Elbow, D60
  • Antonio Senzatela (Rockies): ACL, D15
  • Scott Oberg (Rockies): Arm, D60
  • Kristopher Bryant (Rockies): Foot, D10
  • Lucas Gilbreath (Rockies): Elbow, D15
  • Tyler Kinley (Rockies): Elbow, D60
  • Helcris Olivarez (Rockies): Shoulder, D60
  • Yonathan Daza (Rockies): Shoulder, D10
  • Ryan Rolison (Rockies): Shoulder, D60

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