Howard leads Phillies past Astros
|Howard leads Phillies past Astros|
Ryan Howard belted a two-run homer and drove in three runs as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Houston Astros 9-6 Saturday night.
Philadelphia won the game as -155 favorites, and the 15 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (9.5).
Jamie Moyer went six innings for the win, allowing five earned runs off nine hits. Brandon Lyon surrendered three runs in one inning of relief in taking the loss for the Astros.