Reds vs. Rockies MLB Preview (6/4/24): Starting Lineup, Odds, Weather, & Stats

Written By Editorial Team on June 4, 2024
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The Cincinnati Reds are set to play against the Colorado Rockies on June 4, at 8:40 PM, at Coors Field in Denver. This MLB game features the Reds with a money line of -135 and the Rockies at +115. The match is scheduled under overcast clouds with a high of 84°F. Fans and MLB betting odds enthusiasts can focus on this match-up between teams from the NL Central and NL West divisions, respectively.

Reds vs. Rockies Pregame Odds for June 4

The Cincinnati Reds are favored to beat the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field in Denver, CO tonight. Sportsbooks such as DraftKings, FanDuel, Caesars, and BetMGM have the Reds’ moneyline odds set around -135, with the run line set at -1.5. The over/under varies slightly between 10.5 and 11.0, suggesting a high scoring game. Find the best odds from Ohio sportsbooks below.

  • Bet365: Reds -135, over/under 10.5
  • BetMGM: Reds -135, over/under 10.5
  • FanDuel: Reds -144, over/under 10.5
  • BetRivers: Reds -136, over/under 10.5

MLB betting odds point toward a Reds victory in a high scoring affair — highlighting their strength and the expected offensive performance at Coors Field.

Reds vs. Rockies Projected Starting Lineups

Reds starting lineup

  1. 2B Jonathan India (R)
  2. SS Elly De La Cruz (S)
  3. LF Spencer Steer (R)
  4. C Tyler Stephenson (R)
  5. 1B Jeimer Candelario (S)
  6. RF Stuart Fairchild (R)
  7. 3B Santiago Espinal (R)
  8. CF TJ Friedl (L)
  9. DH Will Benson (L)

Rockies starting lineup

  1. DH Charlie Blackmon (L)
  2. SS Ezequiel Tovar (R)
  3. 3B Ryan McMahon (L)
  4. C Elias Díaz (R)
  5. RF Kris Bryant (R)
  6. 2B Brendan Rodgers (R)
  7. CF Brenton Doyle (R)
  8. 1B Elehuris Montero (R)
  9. LF Sean Bouchard (R)
(CIN) Frankie Montas (R)2-44.601.4015.98.7
(COL) Ty Blach (L)2-24.151.2712.04.9

Reds vs. Rockies Injuries for June 4

Reds: Emilio Pagán (RP) out with right triceps tightness. Brandon Williamson (SP) expected to return in June from a left shoulder strain.

Rockies: Daniel Bard (RP) out for the season with flexor tendon surgery. Kris Bryant (1B) is questionable due to back soreness. Kyle Freeland (SP) expected back in mid-June from a left elbow strain.

Cincinnati Reds Team Stats

For MLB bettors eyeing the Reds vs. Rockies game at Coors Field, Denver, it’s important to note that the Reds have been a bit inconsistent this season. Holding a record of 27-33, they stand 5th in the NL Central Division. Their recent game against the Rockies showcased a dominant 13-3 victory, highlighting some of their offensive potential. Season stats of note include:

  • Runs per game: 4.2
  • Team average: .224
  • Team home runs: 56.0
  • Team Stolen bases: 88.0
  • Team ERA: 3.92
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 496

Colorado Rockies Team Stats

On the other side, the Colorado Rockies are positioned 5th in the NL West Division with a 21-38 record, making this a matchup between two last-place teams. Before losing to the Reds last night, the Rockies also lost to the Dodgers in a game with a batting average of .172. Key season statistics include:

  • Runs per game: 4.1
  • Team average: .247
  • Team home runs: 50.0
  • Team Stolen bases: 31.0
  • Team ERA: 5.31
  • Team pitching strikeouts: 380

Player Stats for Reds vs. Rockies

The Reds’ Spencer Steer and the Rockies’ Ezequiel Tovar will be two players to keep an eye on heading into this matchup. Both players lead their team in batting average and have been playing some of their best baseball as of late. Recent news highlights Will Benson’s standout performance and the impact of player absences on MLB Betting Odds for the upcoming game.

Reds Leaders Ahead of Tuesday’s Game

Spencer Steer and Elly De La Cruz are crucial for the Reds, impacting MLB Betting Odds with their performances. Steer leads in batting average and RBIs, while De La Cruz dominates in home runs, runs, and stolen bases.

  • AVG Leader: Spencer Steer .243
  • HR Leader: Elly De La Cruz 9
  • RBI Leader: Spencer Steer 37
  • Runs Leader: Elly De La Cruz 38
  • SB Leader: Elly De La Cruz 32

Rockies Leaders Ahead of Tuesday’s Game

Ezequiel Tovar and Ryan McMahon stand out for the Rockies, with Tovar leading in batting average and McMahon in home runs and RBIs. Their contributions are vital for the team’s success against the Reds.

  • AVG Leader: Ezequiel Tovar .295
  • HR Leader: Ryan McMahon 10
  • RBI Leader: Ryan McMahon 34
  • Runs Leader: Brenton Doyle 36
  • SB Leader: Brenton Doyle 14
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