Astros mow down Padres
Wandy Rodriguez fanned seven batters over eight innings to help the Houston Astros shut out the San Diego Padres 2-0 Friday night at Minute Maid Park.
Houston won the game as -160 favorites, and the team’s played UNDER the posted over/under (8.5).
Hunter Pence went 2-for-4 at the plate and drove in two runs for the Astros. LaTroy Hawkins threw the ninth to earn his fourth save of the season.
Chad Gaudin surrendered five hits and two runs over seven innings in the loss.