Giants Vs Rockies: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – August 12, 2021

Written By Staff on August 12, 2021

Ryan McMahon will look for his 100th hit of the season (he has 99) when the Colorado Rockies (51-63) take on the San Francisco Giants (73-41) on Thursday at 9:45 PM ET. San Francisco (-170 to win) has Logan Webb set to start, and Colorado (+150) counters German Marquez.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of August 12, 2021, 1:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Giants vs Rockies Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Webb (SF) Pitcher Márquez (COL)
5 – 3 W/L 10 – 8
79.0 IP 136.2
3.19 ERA 3.36
1.160 WHIP 1.130
9.3 K/9 9.3
2.7 BB/9 3.1

Giants Probable Starter Logan Webb

  • Webb (5-3 with a 3.19 ERA and 82 strikeouts in 79 innings pitched) makes the start for the Giants, his 16th of the season.
  • The right-hander’s most recent appearance was on Saturday against the Brewers, when he threw six innings, surrendering one earned run while allowing three hits.
  • He will match up with a Rockies team that is hitting .250 as a unit (seventh in the MLB). They are also slugging a collective .410 (14th in the league) with 123 total home runs (23rd in MLB play).
  • The Giants have a 5-1 record in Webb’s six starts this season when they were the moneyline favorite.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of August 12, 2021 at 1:18 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Rockies Stats vs Webb

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Trevor Story 12 .417 5 0 2 .417 .917
Garrett Hampson 10 .500 5 1 1 .545 1.345
Charlie Blackmon 10 .400 4 0 3 .500 1.100
Ryan McMahon 8 .500 4 1 2 .600 1.600
Sam Hilliard 7 .143 1 0 0 .143 .286
Elias Díaz 6 .000 0 0 1 .000 .000
C.J. Cron 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Dom Nuñez 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Rockies Probable Starter German Márquez

  • Marquez (10-8) will take the mound for the Rockies, his 24th start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Saturday, when he threw six scoreless innings against the Marlins while allowing two hits.
  • The Giants have scored 564 runs this season, which ranks eighth in MLB. They are batting .246 for the campaign with 174 home runs, first in the league.
  • His team is 6-6 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline underdog.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of August 12, 2021 at 1:18 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Giants Stats vs Márquez

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Brandon Crawford 30 .333 10 1 3 .394 .927
Brandon Belt 28 .429 12 1 7 .467 1.181
Alex Dickerson 18 .500 9 1 4 .550 1.383
Buster Posey 13 .385 5 1 4 .357 1.049
Tommy La Stella 12 .417 5 0 2 .462 .879
Mike Yastrzemski 11 .273 3 1 3 .333 1.060
Kris Bryant 8 .125 1 0 0 .417 .667
Darin Ruf 4 .000 0 0 0 .200 .200
Wilmer Flores 4 .500 2 0 2 .500 1.250
Curt Casali 3 .000 0 0 1 .400 .400

Giants Betting Trends

  • The Giants average 5.0 runs per game at home compared to 4.9 per contest on the road.
  • The Giants are the eighth-highest scoring team in baseball averaging 4.9 runs per game (564 total).
  • The Giants have been favored on the moneyline 66 total times this season. They’ve finished 46-20 in those games.
  • In games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -170 or shorter, San Francisco has gone 18-6 (75%).
  • San Francisco has played in 114 games with over/under set, and has combined with opponents to go over the total 54 times (54-56-4).
  • San Francisco has a 7-1 record across the eight games it was favored on the moneyline in its last 10 matchups.
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Rockies Betting Trends

  • The Rockies rank 15th in the league with 515 total runs scored this season.
  • They’ve scored 3.1 runs per game this season on the road while averaging 5.9 at home.
  • The Rockies have won 29, or 34.5%, of the 84 games they’ve played as underdogs this season.
  • Colorado has a record of 11-27 in games where bookmakers have them as underogs of at least +150 on the moneyline.
  • Colorado and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 50 of their 114 opportunities.
  • Colorado has played as the underdog in four of its past 10 games and has gone 1-3 in those contests.

Giants Players to Watch

  • Brandon Crawford paces the Giants in home runs (19) and runs batted in (69).
  • Among the qualifying hitters in MLB play, Crawford’s 69 RBI rank 17th, and his .295 AVG ranks 17th.
  • Buster Posey is hitting .336 to pace his team.

Giants Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Mike Yastrzemski 341 .223 56 18 47 .308 .774
Kris Bryant 326 .267 58 18 51 .357 .860
Brandon Crawford 325 .295 57 19 69 .354 .896
Wilmer Flores 292 .247 44 14 39 .324 .762
Dónovan Solano 275 .276 29 5 27 .332 .721
Buster Posey 259 .336 51 15 39 .421 .981
Alex Dickerson 232 .224 29 13 37 .291 .726
Austin Slater 221 .226 28 9 25 .296 .685
LaMonte Wade Jr 194 .253 32 14 35 .330 .861
Brandon Belt 192 .255 36 15 35 .357 .909

Rockies Players to Watch

  • McMahon leads Colorado with 18 home runs this season. He’s batting .267 with 58 RBI.
  • McMahon’s hits and RBI totals are not in the league’s top 10 among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • McMahon enters this game on a eight-game hitting streak, during which he’s hitting
  • C.J. Cron is batting .255 this season with a team-high 18 home runs and 60 RBI.

Rockies Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Ryan McMahon 371 .267 64 18 58 .338 .815
Trevor Story 369 .260 57 15 54 .332 .795
Charlie Blackmon 365 .271 48 7 51 .355 .750
Garrett Hampson 335 .236 48 6 21 .287 .663
C.J. Cron 302 .255 48 18 60 .366 .853
Yonathan Daza 259 .290 23 2 29 .339 .710
Elias Díaz 222 .225 31 13 29 .294 .735
Brendan Rodgers 206 .286 26 9 28 .348 .833
Dom Nuñez 173 .173 23 7 27 .265 .641
Connor Joe 107 .290 10 5 22 .358 .835

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