Baseball playoffs betting fans saw the Colorado Rockies and Philadelphia Phillies split the first two games of their bet on baseball playoffs NLDS matchup from Philadelphia.
The baseball playoffs betting series now turns to Denver, Colorado for games 3 and 4. If game 5 is necessary in this baseball playoffs betting series it would take place next Tuesday at Philadelphia.
The Phillies opened this baseball playoffs betting matchup with a 5-1 victory in game one as the Rockies were held to 6 hits. Raul Ibanez was the baseball playoffs betting star in game one as he went 2-4 with 2 runs and 2 runs batted in. Ryan Howard and Jason Werth also had good performances for everyone that bet on baseball playoffs odds with the Phillies as Howard was 2-4 with 1 run and 1 RBI while Werth went 2-3 with 2 runs and 1 RBI. Cliff Lee gave baseball playoffs betting fans a rare treat with a complete game victory.
Colorado stormed back to win game two in a 5-4 baseball playoffs betting victory. Yorvit Torrealba was the baseball playoffs betting star as he went 2-3 with a home run and 2 runs batted in. Huston Street got the save for winning pitcher Aaron Cook. Ibanez had 2 hits and 2 RBI in the baseball playoffs betting loss for the Phillies.
Philadelphia appears to be a good team to bet on baseball playoffs road games with as they went 48-33 on the road this year.
Colorado, however, may be an even more effective baseball playoffs betting value at home as they went 51-30 as a host this year.
These two teams make for arguably the most even matchup on the board in the league championship series round of the post season. Philadelphia ranked 4th in run production and 7th in staff earned run average this year while the Rockies ranked 6th in run production and 10th in staff ERA.
Game 3 will start at 9:37 PM eastern time and can be seen on TBS.