Rex Brothers Tagged With Loss in Astros-Rockies Match
Houston got 2/3 innings of work from Wilton Lopez en route to a 3-2 victory over Colorado on Sunday at Minute Maid Park.
Houston won as a +121 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Wilton Lopez earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Carlos Lee in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Juan Nicasio worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Tyler Colvin in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Brett Myers pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Houston heads into a battle against Atlanta. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Francisco.