Astros outlast Cubs in 12
|Astros outlast Cubs in 12|
Jason Michaels hit a two-run double in a three-run 12th inning Wednesday, as the Houston Astros held on for a 4-3 win over the Chicago Cubs in the series rubber match Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
The Astros won this game as +155 underdogs, while the seven runs went UNDER the day's posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.
Angel Sanchez had three hits and drove in one run for the Astros. Brandon Lyon earned the win in relief, and Gustavo Chacin closed out the 12th for his first save.
Geovany Soto cracked a two-run homer in a losing effort. Bob Howry was tagged with the Cubs loss, giving up two runs in the 12th.