Gonzalez scheduled to start out for Colorado towards Cincinnati


Cincinnati Reds (17-17, third in NL Central) versus Colorado Rockies (13-24, fifth in NL West)

Denver; Thursday, 8:40 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Reds: Luis Castillo (1-4, 6.42 ERA, 1.60 WHIP, 26 strikeouts) Rockies: Chi Chi Gonzalez (1-1, 5.97 ERA, 1.57 WHIP, 15 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Rockies +125, Reds -145; over / under is 10 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Colorado and Cincinnati will compete against each other on Thursday.

The Rockies are 11-10 on their home turf. The Colorado offense averaged .241 this season as a team, which is good for tenth place in the National League. Raimel Tapia leads the team with an average of 0.295.

The reds are 7-10. Cincinnati has completed 48 home races this season, placing them third in the league. Nick Castellanos leads the team with nine, an average of all 14 bats.

TOP PERFORMERS: Trevor Story leads the Rockies with 16 additional base hits, beating .474.

Tyler Naquin leads the Reds with 24 RBIs and beats .260.

LAST 10 MATCHES: Rockies: 3-7, .234 batting average, 6.15 ERA, exceeded by 25 runs

Reds: 6-4, .250 batting average, 4.55 ERA, outperformed opponents by two runs

INJURIES: Rockies: Scott Oberg: (blood clot), Peter Lambert: (elbow), Kyle Freeland: (shoulder), Carlos Estevez: (fingers), Brendan Rodgers: (thigh), Chris Owings: (left thumb), CJ Cron: (back).

Red: Michael Lorenzen: (shoulder), Brandon Bailey: (elbow), Aristides Aquino: (hand), Joey Votto: (thumb).


The Associated Press created this story using Sportradar technology and data provided by Data Skrive.