Marlins hold off Astros
|Marlins hold off Astros|
John Baker was 2-for-4 with two runs batted in, as the Florida Marlins downed the Houston Astros 8-6 on Monday night.
Florida cashed as -150 home favorites as the game played OVER the 9.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Hanley Ramirez went 2-for-5 with an RBI for the Marlins, while Rick VandenHurk allowed two runs over five innings to get the win for Florida.
Darin Erstad was 2-for-3 with a two-run homer and three RBIs for Houston, as Brian Moehler gave up four runs over five innings to take the loss for the Astros.