Astros blank Cubs
|Astros blank Cubs|
Nelson Figueroa pitched six shutout innings, allowing six hits while striking out eight Sunday, as the Houston Astros defeated the Chicago Cubs 4-0.
The Astros were a +105 underdog in the game and the four runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (8).
Carlos Lee hit a solo home run for Houston and Tommy Manzella had a pair of RBI.
Ryan Dempster took the loss for Chicago after allowing four runs on nine hits in six innings.