Astros edge Cubs in extra innings
|Astros edge Cubs in extra innings|
Jeff Keppinger's run-scoring single in the bottom of the 10th inning lifted the Houston Astros past the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Houston cashed as +110 home underdogs as the teams played under the 8-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Hunter Pence went 2-for-3 with a big fly for the Astros, while Doug Brocail got the win in relief of starter Wandy Rodriguez for Houston.
Alfonso Soriano smacked a solo drive for Chicago, as Neal Cotts took the defeat after coming in for Cubs starter Ryan Dempster.