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Padres vs. Rockies odds, predictions, lines: 2022 MLB picks, Tuesday, August 2nd, best bets from proven models

The San Diego Padres (58-46) will host the Colorado Rockies (46-58) in a doubleheader on Tuesday after reportedly signing Juan Soto to a blockbuster deal with the Nationals earlier in the day. , waiting for new stars to arrive. The first game is Petco’s matinee at his park, and the matchup doubles as his second game in a five-game series. The NL West rival will face off as part of his two teams’ final series in 2022 in San Diego. The Padres won the season opener Monday night. Ryan Feltner (1-3, 5.59 ERA) will face the right-handed starters on the Colorado mound and Yu Darvish on the San Diego hills.

The Caesars Sportsbook lists San Diego as the -278 money line favorite ($278 risk to win $100) at the first pitch at 4:10 PM ET. With the latest Rockies vs. Padres odds, he has 7.5 total runs that he thinks Vegas will score, meaning over-under. Before making your Padres vs Rockies pick, check out his MLB predictions and betting advice from SportsLine’s proven computer models.

The SportsLine projection model simulates every MLB game 10,000 times, with the highest-rated MLB picks entering Week 18 with 20-14 rolls, returning nearly $400 to a $100 player. It’s the same model that saw him take the 2021 Atlanta Braves to a 10-1 record, and he’s one of his three best bets to win it all last season. Anyone who has followed it has seen beneficial returns.

The model now has its sights set on the Padres vs. Rockies, anchoring picks and MLB predictions. Visit SportsLine today to see our model recommendations. Here are some of his MLB odds and betting lines for the Rockies vs Padres.

  • Rockies vs. Padres moneyline: San Diego -278, Colorado +222
  • Rockies vs. Padres Over-Under: 7.5 runs
  • Rockies vs. Padres run line: Padres -1.5 (-120)
  • COL: Rockies are 16-23 in day games
  • SD: Padres are 20-20 in day games
  • Rockies vs. Padres Picks: Check SportsLine’s Picks

Featured games | | San Diego Padres vs. Colorado Rockies

Reasons to support Rocky

Colorado has many strengths, including strong attack numbers. The Rockies currently lead the National League in triples, hits, and batting average, and this season he has six regulars posting his OPS above . Colorado also ranks in the NL’s top five in doubles, on-base percentage, OPS, total bases, and strikeout percentage.

In terms of protection, the Rockies have an effective bullpen. The Colorado Relief Corps ranks among the top five in the National League this season in substitutions, home run percentage, and winning percentage over-allowed ground balls. San Diego has talent, but the Padres have fallen below his NL averages in runs scored, hits, and batting average this season, and ranks in the bottom five in home runs, stolen bases, slugging percentage, and OPS.

Reasons to support the Padres

In addition to the stellar offense, the Padres are planning a tremendous run prevention on Tuesday. San Diego’s headliner is Darvish, one of the best players in the game. He’s been named an All-Star five times. The right-handed pitcher’s ERA this season is his 3.24, and his WHIP is 0.97. Darvish said he only walked 1.8 per nine innings, and his OPS for a 2022 opponent is .576. He’s gotten even better lately, with a 2.47 ERA over the past nine games and Darvish dominating at home with his 1.94 ERA.

Behind him is the San Diego bullpen. The Padres are in the top five in the National League and have outstripped bullpen replacements. San Diego ranks among the top three in the league for walk and ground ball percentage. The Colorado offense has drawn bases this season and is in the bottom three of his NL in home runs and stolen bases.

How to make a Rocky vs Padres pick

SportsLine’s model is leaning toward totals, predicting a total of 8.3 runs, saying it’s all worth one side of the money line. Picks for MLB models are only available at SportsLine.

So who’s the Padres vs. Rockies winner? And which side is worth it all? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side needs to jump from the model that crushed the MLB picks .