Lee powers Astros over Cubs

Lee powers Astros over Cubs

Carlos Lee launched two home runs with four runs batted in, lifting the Houston Astros over the Chicago Cubs 8-1 in the series rubber match Wednesday at Minute Maid Park.

The Astros won this game as +131 underdogs, while the nine runs made it OVER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.

Hunter Pence drove in a pair of runs for the Astros, and Bud Norris allowed just one run over six innings for the win.

Randy Wells was tagged for five hits and three runs over 5 2-3 innings in the Cubs loss.