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Cleveland Guardians @ Colorado Rockies - May 29, 2024

May 29, 2024, 8:48am EDT

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Colorado Rockies

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-115

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Cleveland Guardians

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CLE

-148

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-105

As a former sports statistician turned analyst, I can’t help but dive into the numbers behind the upcoming clash between the Cleveland Guardians and the Colorado Rockies. On paper, it seems like an intriguing matchup with the Guardians coming in as -161-moneyline favorites.

The Guardians have been on fire lately, winning 10 of their last 11 games. Their offense has been particularly potent, averaging close to five runs per game with a solid on-base slugging percentage of 69.468%. This offensive firepower could pose a challenge for the Rockies’ pitcher, who has a 4.55 ERA this season.

Speaking of pitching, the Guardians will be sending out Logan Allen to the mound. Allen boasts an impressive 6-2 record with a 3.314 ERA and averages over nine strikeouts per game. His consistency on the mound could give Cleveland an edge in this matchup.

On the other side, the Rockies will rely on Ty Blach, who has struggled this season with a 1-2 record and a high 5.315 ERA. While Colorado’s batting stats are respectable with over four runs per game and an average of 8.462 hits, they might find it challenging to keep up with Cleveland’s offense.

When we look at recent trends, both teams have shown strengths in different areas. The Rockies have been solid at home, going 7-2 ATS in their last nine games at Coors Field. Meanwhile, the Guardians have been dominant overall but slightly less consistent on the road with a 2-4 ATS record in their last six away games.

In terms of scoring, both teams have seen their fair share of high-scoring games recently. The total has gone OVER in four of Cleveland’s last five games and ten of Colorado’s last fourteen games.

Putting all these stats together leads me to predict that the Guardians will come out on top in this game against the Rockies. With their strong offense led by Allen on the mound, they should be able to capitalize on Colorado’s pitching struggles and secure another victory.

So my prediction for this game is that the Guardians will beat the Rockies tonight with an expected high-scoring affair that goes OVER the set total of 10.5 runs. Let’s see how these numbers translate onto the field as these two teams battle it out at Coors Field!

Colorado Rockies vs Cleveland Guardians
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Wager TypeColorado RockiesCleveland Guardians
Team DataColorado RockiesCleveland Guardians
Runs4.064.96
Hits8.467.79
Runs Batted In3.874.59
Batting Average0.2390.232
On-Base Slugging66.66%69.47%
Walks2.713.06
Strikeouts6.609.04
Earned Run Average5.323.31