Cubs down Astros in rubber match
Aramis Ramirez drove in four runs Wednesday, as the Chicago Cubs cruised past the Houston Astros 11-6 in the rubber match.
Chicago won the game as -130 favorites, and the 17 runs sailed OVER the night’s posted over/under (9).
Mike Fontenot belted a three-run homer and drove in four runs for the Cubs. Ted Lilly surrendered five runs off eight hits over five innings in earning the victory.
Ivan Rodriguez went deep for a two-run shot for the Astros, while Brian Moehler was tagged for seven runs in just under two innings of work.