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    Cody Bellinger will look for his 100th hit of the season (he has 99) when the Los Angeles Dodgers (109-48) square off against the Colorado Rockies (65-92) on Saturday at 9:10 PM ET. The Dodgers are favored (-295) over the Rockies (+245). Michael Grove starts for Los Angeles while Colorado will counter with Kyle Freeland.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Dodgers vs. Rockies

    • Game Day: Saturday, October 1, 2022
    • Game Time: 9:10 PM ET
    • Location: Los Angeles, California
    • Stadium: Dodger Stadium
    Dodgers vs Rockies Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Dodgers -295 8.5

    Dodgers Stats & Trends

    Dodgers Batting

    • The Dodgers are fifth in MLB action with 207 home runs. They average 1.3 per game.
    • The Dodgers’ .258 batting average is second-best in MLB.
    • The Dodgers have a league-high .334 on-base percentage.
    • The Dodgers strike out 8.4 times per game, the No. 14 mark in baseball.
    • The Dodgers average 1.3 homers per game when playing at home this season (101 total in home outings).
    • The Dodgers have a .462 slugging percentage and are averaging 3.7 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club is batting .265 with 666 hits (8.8 per game) at home this season.

    Dodgers Key Batters

    • Freddie Freeman leads Los Angeles with an OBP of .406, plus a team-best slugging percentage of .509.
    • Among qualifying batters in the majors, Freeman is first in batting average, third in on-base percentage, and 13th in slugging.
    • Freeman will look for his fourth straight game with a hit in this matchup. During his last five outings he is batting .286 with a double, eight walks and three RBI.
    • Mookie Betts leads Los Angeles with 152 hits. He is batting .272 this season and has 77 extra-base hits.
    • Betts’ batting average is 38th among qualified players, his on-base percentage 42nd, and his slugging percentage fourth.
    • Betts heads into this game looking to extend his four-game hit streak. During his last five outings he is batting .333 with four doubles, two walks and an RBI.
    • Trea Turner has 189 hits this season and has a slash line of .298/.343/.467.
    • Will Smith has been key for Los Angeles with 132 hits, an OBP of .350 plus a slugging percentage of .476.
    • Smith enters this game on a three-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is batting .304 with a double, a home run and three RBI.

    Rockies Stats & Trends

    Rockies Batting

    • The Rockies rank 23rd in Major League Baseball with 142 home runs.
    • The Rockies rank sixth in MLB with a .255 team batting average.
    • The Rockies are among the best in the league at getting on base, ranking ninth with an OBP of .317.
    • The Rockies have shown patience at the plate this season with the ninth-best rate of strikeouts per game (8.1) among MLB offenses.
    • They’ve hit 44 homers, an average of 0.6 per game, in 76 road contests this season.
    • They are slugging .332 in 76 road games this season.
    • In 76 road games this season, they have a batting average of .225 while averaging 7.6 base hits per contest.

    Rockies Key Batters

    • C.J. Cron has a slugging percentage of .475 and has 147 hits, both team-high numbers for the Rockies.
    • Including all the qualified hitters in the majors, Cron’s batting average ranks 62nd, his on-base percentage is 83rd, and he is 24th in slugging.
    • Brendan Rodgers is hitting .263 with 30 doubles, three triples, 11 home runs and 44 walks.
    • Including all qualified players, Rodgers ranks 58th in batting average, 73rd in on-base percentage and 94th in slugging percentage.
    • Ryan McMahon has put up an on-base percentage of .325, a team-high for the Rockies.
    • Randal Grichuk is hitting .261 with 21 doubles, two triples, 17 home runs and 23 walks.

    Dodgers vs. Rockies Probable Pitchers

    Grove Freeland
    5 GS 30
    1-0 W-L 9-11
    4.07 ERA 4.69
    24.1 IP 169.0
    8 BB 50
    21 SO 123
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