Astros outgun Dodgers
Miguel Tejada was 2-for-5 with three runs batted in to lead the Houston Astros past the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 on Tuesday night.
Houston cashed as +115 home underdogs as the teams played over the 9-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Carlos Lee went 2-for-4 with a two-run jack for Houston, while winning pitcher Russ Ortiz allowed three runs over five innings for the Astros.
Manny Ramirez was 2-for-4 wit a two-run homer and three RBIs for Los Angeles, as Clayton Kershaw was rocked for six runs over 4 1-3 innings to take the loss for the Dodgers.