Search
Saturday, December 10, 2022

Diamondbacks face Rockies looking to end road losing streak

Arizona Diamondbacks (34-42, fourth in NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (33-43, fifth in NL West)

Denver; Friday, 8:10 p.m. EDT

Pitching Prospects: Diamondbacks: Merrill Kelly (6-5, 3.64 ERA, 1.30 whips, 71 strikeouts); Rockies: Antonio Sanztella (3-4, 4.66 ERA, 1.78 whips, 33 strikeouts)

fanduel sportsbook Line: Rockies -123, Diamondbacks +104; over/under is 11 1/2 runs

Bottom line: The Arizona Diamondbacks will aim to break a three-game road slide when they tour the Colorado Rockies.

Colorado has a 21–20 record in home games and a 33–43 record overall. The Rocky Hitters are batting a collective .262, the top team batting average in the NL.

Arizona is 15-20 on the road and 34-42 overall. The Diamondbacks have a 23-11 record in games when they record at least eight hits.

Friday’s game is the fourth time these teams have matched this season.

Top Performer: Jose Iglesias has a batting average of .296 which ranks 10th at the Rockies, and has 16 doubles and one home run. Brendan Rodgers is 16-for-42 with home runs and nine RBIs in the last 10 games.

Dalton Varshaw has 14 doubles and 10 home runs for the Diamondbacks. Christian Walker is 7-for-33 with three home runs in the last 10 games.

Last 10 games: Rocky: 4-6, .268 batting average, 4.66 ERA, five-run outscore

Diamondbacks: 3-7, .189 batting average, 5.26 ERA, 20 runs outscore

Injuries: Rockies: Germán Marquez: DAY (Unknown), Sean Bouchard: 10-Day IL (Unknown), Tyler Kinley: 60-Day IL (Elbow), Halcris Oliverez: 60-Day IL (Shoulder), Ryan Rollison: 60-day IL (shoulder), Scott Oberg: 60-day IL (arm)

Diamondbacks: Zach Davis: 15-days IL (swelling of right shoulder), Humberto Castellanos: 60-days IL (elbow), Nick Ahmed: 60-days IL (shoulder), JB Bukauskas: 60-days IL (shoulder)

,

The Associated Press produced this story using technology provided by DataScrew and Sportradar. data from,

Nation World News is the fastest emerging news website covering all the latest news, world’s top stories, science news entertainment sports cricket’s latest discoveries, new technology gadgets, politics news, and more.

Latest News

Related Stories