Pitching Prospects: Guardian: Conor Pilkington (1-0, 3.57 ERA, 1.54 whips, 25 strikeouts); Rockies: Austin Gomber (3-6, 6.17 ERA, 1.42 WHIP, 45 strikeouts)
fanduel sportsbook Line: Guardian-112, Rockies-107; over/under is 11 1/2 runs
Bottom line: The Colorado Rockies host Cleveland parents who want to end a five-game home skid.
Colorado has a 27-35 record overall and a 16-17 record at home. The Rockies hitters have a collective .320 on-base percentage, which ranks sixth in the NL.
Cleveland has a 30–27 record overall and a 14–17 record in road games. The Guardians’ pitcher has a collective 3.66 ERA, which ranks sixth in the AL.
The teams will meet on Wednesday for the second time this season.
Top Performer: Conor Joe has nine doubles, three triples and five home runs for the Rockies. Charlie Blackmon is 11-for-40 with three doubles and three home runs in the last 10 games.
Jose Ramirez led Cleveland to 16 home runs, slugging .648. Andres Jiménez is 9-for-30 in the last 10 games with two home runs and seven RBIs.
Last 10 games: Rocky: 4-6, .221 batting average, 3.29 ERA, outscore by seven runs
Guardians: 7-3, .263 batting average, 3.30 ERA, beat opponents by eight runs
Injuries: Rockies: Tyler Kinley: 15-Day IL (elbow), Tye Blach: 15-Day IL (Wrist), Halcris Oliverez: 60-Day IL (Shoulder), Kris Bryant: 10-Day IL (Back) , Ryan Rollison: 60-day IL (shoulder), Scott Oberg: 60-day IL (arm)
Parent: Franmil Reyes: 10-Day IL (Hamstring), Aaron Sivale: 15-Day IL (Left Glute), James Karinchak: 60-Day IL (Shoulder), Carlos Vargas: 60-Day IL (Unknown), Cody Morris: 60-day IL (shoulder)