Houston Downed 7-6 By Colorado - Brett Myers Takes Loss
Colorado scored 1 run in the 10 to edge Houston 7-6 on Monday at Coors Field.
Bettors who backed the Rockies were rewarded as -140 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 10.5.
Josh Roenicke earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Dexter Fowler in the win.
Houston got a 5-inning outing from Jordan Lyles in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian Bogusevic had 3 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Houston outhit their counterparts 14-13 in the game.