First pitch from Dodger Stadium is scheduled for 10PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the MLB Package.
The home club LA Dodgers is favored by -200 odds with the return on the Colorado Rockies set at +180 odds. The run total is lined at 7 ½ runs.
Colorado will send veteran Jeff Francis to the mound on Wednesday to work against the Dodgers hitters.
The Rockies lefty is 3-4 in 12 starts with an ERA of 6.02 and WHIP of 1.49. In his last appearance on August 4th he took a loss as the Rockies were beaten by the Giants 11-6 as a +143 home underdog. Francisco allowed six earned runs with nine hits in 3 2/3rd innings.
LA sends Chad Billingsley to the mound on Wednesday as he makes his 22nd game of the year. The Dodgers righty is 7-9 with an ERA of 3.74 and WHIP of 1.32. In his last appearance on August 3rd he earned the win as the Dodgers beat the Cubs 6-1 as a -155 home favorite. Billingsley allowed one earned run and four hits in seven innings.
The Rockies made it two straight in this series off their 3-1 road win last night against the Dodgers as a -173 home favorite. The total went under 7 ½ runs.
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