Giants pound Astros in sweep
|Giants pound Astros in sweep|
The San Francisco Giants belted out 19 hits and cruised to a 10-4 victory over the Houston Astros for a season-opening four-game sweep Wednesday at Minute Maid Ball Bark.
San Francisco won this game as -135 favorites, and the game's 14 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (7.5).
Edgar Renteria went 5-for-5 with two RBIs for the Giants, and John Bowker belted a two-run homer. Jeremy Affeldt picked up the win in relief of Matt Cain.
Cory Sullivan drove in a pair of runs for the Astros, while Sammy Gervacio gave up the winning runs in relief.