Astros win wild affair over Rockies

Astros win wild affair over Rockies

The Houston Astros banged out 24 hits and defeated the Colorado Rockies 15-11 Wednesday night at Coors Field.

Houston won the game as +140 underdogs, while the 26 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (10.5).

Geoff Blum had two hits and drove in five runs to lift the Astros. Mike Hampton allowed five runs over six innings in earning the victory.

Chris Iannetta smacked a grand slam home run for the Marlins, and finished with five RBIs. Jason Marquis gave up nine runs off 10 hits over 3 2-3 innings in the loss.