The Colorado Rockies (10-5) and Philadelphia Phillies (6-10) will face each other in the first of a four-game series at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pa., on Monday and we have the betting odds, lines, and matchup for the game.
The Rockies will send their Opening Day Starter Kyle Freeland to the mound. Freeland will be making his fourth start of the season and in his first three starts, he is 0-2 with a 7.71 ERA.
However, his FIP suggests some bad luck as it is only 4.30. He has a 1.786 WHIP with an average of 12.9 hits, 3.2 walks, and 6.4 strikeouts per nine innings. In his last start last Tuesday against the Phillies, Freeland went five innings allowing six hits, two runs (all earned) with a walk and three strikeouts.
In 2021, he had a 4.33 ERA in 23 starts with an ERA+ of 107, a 4.63 FIP, a 1.417 WHIP, and an average of 9.9 hits, 2.8 walks, and 7.8 strikeouts per nine innings.
Opposing Freeland for the Phillies will be Kyle Gibson, who faced Freeland last Tuesday. Gibson is 1-1 on the season with a 3.57 ERA in three starts. He has a 2.52 FIP, a WHIP of 1.019, and an average of 6.6 hits, 2.5 walks, and 9.7 strikeouts per nine innings. In his last start last Tuesday against the Rockies at Coors Field, he went six innings allowing six hits, three runs (all earned), and he walked two while striking out three.
In 2021, Gibson was an All-Star and he went 10-9 with a 3.71 ERA in 31 games (30 starts) with an ERA+ of 117.
What time is the Colorado Rockies vs. Philadelphia Phillies game today?
First pitch is scheduled for 6:45 p.m. (Eastern)/4:45 p.m. (Mountain).
Where can I watch the Colorado Rockies vs. Philadelphia Phillies game?
AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain will broadcast the game for Colorado. For Philadelphia, they will broadcast the game on NBC Sports Net Philadelphia+.
As always, the game will be on MLB.TV (subject to MLB blackout rules).
Philadelphia will also broadcast the game in Spanish on radio.
What are some of the odds for the Colorado Rockies vs. Philadelphia Phillies game?
The money line for Colorado is +170 and -185 for Philly. The total over/under runs are set at 8.5. The Rockies over/under on total runs is at 3.5 and Philadelphia’s is at 5.0. These, though, are subject to change.
What is an option to live stream the Colorado Rockies vs. Philadelphia Phillies game?
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