Astros thump Marlins

The Houston Astros scored seven runs in the fourth inning as they crushed the Florida Marlins 14-6 Wednesday night at LandShark Stadium.

Houston won the game as +170 underdogs, while the 20 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (8.5).

Hunter Pence belted two three-run homers to lead the Astros, and Carlos Lee drove in three runs. Bud Norris allowed 10 hits and five runs over five innings in the win.

Hanley Ramirez had two RBIs for the Marlins, while Ricky Nolasco gave up 10 runs off eight hits over 3 1-3 innings in the loss.