Astros fend off Rockies
Wandy Rodriguez whiffed 11 batters and the Houston Astros held off the Colorado Rockies for a 5-3 victory in the series finale Thursday afternoon at Coors Field.
Houston won the game as -115 favorites, while the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8).
Michael Bourn had four hits and scored twice, and Carlos Lee went deep for the Astros. Rodriguez improved to 4-2 with the win.
Todd Helton went 2-for-4 at the plate with one run batted in for the Rockies. Jason Hammel gave up four runs off seven hits in 5 1-3 innings on the mound.