Colorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies 4-23-23 MLB Picks, Odds and Analysis

Colorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies 4/23/23 – On Sunday at Citizens Bank Park, Colorado Rockies and Philadelphia Phillies will conclude their four-game series. Colorado will turn to Jose Urena on Sunday in Philadelphia; the 31-year-old righty currently owns an 0-3 record and 9.82 earned run average this year. Philadelphia will counter with veteran right-hander Zach Wheeler. He is 1-1 this season with an 4.79 ERA in four starts this year. The baseball betting trends are updated online as these two teams take part in this thrilling game.

Colorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies

Date & Time: Sunday, April 23, 2023 at 12:05 PM ET

Location: Citizens Bank Park Philadelphia, PA


Colorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies 4/23/23 Betting Odds


Moneyline: +247

Spread: +1.5 (+121)

Total: 9 over (-105)


Moneyline: -278

Spread: -1.5 (-141)

Total: 9 under (-115)

Colorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies Analysis

Colorado Rockies players have hit 43 doubles as a collective and hit 19 balls out of the stadium this year, boasting an slugging percentage of 0.388 while being called out on strikes 188 times while drawing walks on 58 occasions. Colorado Rockies have scored an average of 3.8 runs per game this season and currently ranked 24th in MLB. They have amassed 76 RBI’s and 173 base knocks this year while boasting a team batting average of 0.246; these contributions have resulted in 80 runs scored while having an OBP rating of 0.308. The Colorado Rockies currently hold an earned run average of 5.42 and their pitching staff has struck out 164 batters so far this season. Their pitchers have allowed 27 homers as well as 127 runs. Colorado’s pitching staff has allowed 85 walks this season and posted an FIP of 5.01 overall, yielding 194 base hits and 109 earned runs to date while boasting an excellent K/BB ratio of 1.93. Their pitching staff has amassed a collective WHIP rating of 1.54.Jose Urena currently owns a 4.87 FIP in his major league career, facing 3,521 batters and conceding 844 base knocks. Furthermore, 303 free passes have been given to him.

The Philadelphia Phillies boast a.436 slugging percentage and average 4.33 runs per game, scoring 48 two-baggers while also walking 61 times and scoring 91 runs. The Philadelphia Phillies have amassed 19 homers this season and driven in 87 runs, being called out on strikes 202 times while also amassing 207 base hits. With an on-base percentage of 0.338 and team batting average of 0.279 respectively. The Philadelphia Phillies pitching staff currently boasts a WHIP of 1.412 and FIP of 4.31 this season, placing them 19th among major league pitchers with total hits allowed this year at 174. Philadelphia pitchers have allowed 108 runs this year while maintaining an ERA of 4.99, boasting an 8.90 K/BB ratio and surrendering 21 homers while yielding 5.34 runs per 9 innings. Zack Wheeler 75-58 career mark holds a 3.44 earned run average with an 8.1 hit-to-walk ratio. Additionally, his strikeout-to-walk ratio stands at 3.25 and he has faced 5,019 batters since the beginning of his career.

Colorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies Against the Spread

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado’s last 5 games. Colorado are 1-10 SU in their last 11 games. Colorado are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games against Philadelphia. Colorado are 1-9 SU in their last 10 games on the road. Colorado are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games. Philadelphia are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games at home. Philadelphia are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Colorado. Philadelphia are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the National League.

Colorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies Free Pick

Wheeler had an ineffective start against the White Sox last time out, giving up four earned runs on eight hits over 5.0 innings; nonetheless, he still earned his team the win. Prior to that appearance he gave up just three earned runs over 11.1 innings pitched; therefore it should be safe to predict that Wheeler can provide another strong outing here as well. On Saturday Philly scored just enough offense to secure victory; expect another win this time around as per the MLB online experts.

Free Pick: Philadelphia Phillies -1.5 (-141)