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    Brandon Drury will try to get his 100th hit of the season (he has 97) when his San Diego Padres (61-46) take on the Colorado Rockies (46-61) on Thursday at 4:10 PM ET. The Padres are favored (-296) over the Rockies (+243). Joe Musgrove starts for San Diego while Colorado will counter with Kyle Freeland.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Padres vs. Rockies

    • Game Day: Thursday, August 4, 2022
    • Game Time: 4:10 PM ET
    • Location: San Diego, California
    • Stadium: PETCO Park
    Padres vs Rockies Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Padres -296 7.5

    Padres Stats & Trends

    Padres Batting

    • The Padres rank 22nd in MLB action with 97 total home runs.
    • The Padres have the 16th-ranked batting average in the league (.242).
    • The Padres are ninth in baseball with an on-base percentage of .319.
    • The Padres strike out 8.2 times per game, the No. 12 mark in baseball.
    • The Padres average 0.9 homers per game when playing at home this season (50 total in home contests).
    • The Padres are averaging 2.4 extra-base hits per game while slugging .367 at home.
    • The team is batting .231 with 395 hits (7.5 per game) at home this season.

    Padres Key Batters

    • Juan Soto has 85 hits this season and a team-best OBP of .410.
    • Among qualifying hitters in MLB, Soto is 101st in batting average, second in on-base percentage, and 27th in slugging.
    • Soto hopes to build on a two-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last five games he is hitting .333 with a home run, nine walks and an RBI.
    • Josh Bell has an OPS of .876, fueled by an OBP of .385 and a team-best slugging percentage of .491 this season.
    • Among qualifying batters, Bell ranks 18th in batting average, 10th in on-base percentage and 23rd in slugging percentage.
    • Manny Machado has 107 hits this season and has a slash line of .293/.367/.515.
    • Jurickson Profar has 12 home runs, 47 RBI and a batting average of .258 this season.

    Rockies Stats & Trends

    Rockies Batting

    • The Rockies’ 95 home runs rank 23rd in Major League Baseball.
    • The Rockies have a team batting average of .260 this season, which ranks second among MLB teams.
    • The Rockies are among the best in the league at getting on base, ranking fifth with an OBP of .323.
    • The Rockies have shown patience at the plate this season with the ninth-best rate of strikeouts per game (7.9) among MLB offenses.
    • In 50 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 31 homers, an average of 0.6 per contest.
    • They have a team slugging percentage of .345 in away games this season with 123 extra-base hits.
    • In 50 road games this season, they have a batting average of .232 while averaging eight base hits per contest.

    Rockies Key Batters

    • C.J. Cron has racked up a slugging percentage of .514 and has 112 hits, both team-best figures for the Rockies.
    • Including all the qualified hitters in the big leagues, Cron’s batting average is 38th, his on-base percentage is 70th, and he is 15th in slugging.
    • Charlie Blackmon has 17 doubles, four triples, 16 home runs and 25 walks while batting .266.
    • Blackmon’s batting average ranks 55th among all qualified players, his on-base percentage ranks 96th, and he is 48th in slugging.
    • Brendan Rodgers has 23 doubles, two triples, 10 home runs and 28 walks while hitting .282.
    • Jose Iglesias’ .351 on-base percentage paces his team.

    Padres vs. Rockies Probable Pitchers

    Musgrove Freeland
    18 GS 20
    8-4 W-L 6-7
    2.65 ERA 4.63
    115.1 IP 114.2
    27 BB 33
    114 SO 82
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