Houston vs Colorado Game Final 9-6 - Henry Sosa Earns Win
Houston grabbed a 9-6 win over Colorado on Thursday, as Henry Sosa was credited with a win at Minute Maid Park.
Houston won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 6 1/3 innings from Henry Sosa, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 4 RBIs from Carlos Lee in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Alex White worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Eric Young in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 13 hits, while Houston only had 10.
Mark Melancon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.