Houston vs Milwaukee Recap - Astros Over Brewers 9-6
|Houston vs Milwaukee Recap - Astros Over Brewers 9-6|
Houston needed extra innings to claim victory on Saturday, scoring late against Milwaukee for a 9-6 final at Miller Park.
Houston was an underdog by +151 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Houston got 6 1/3 innings from Brett Myers, who gave up 5 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 4. Brandon Lyon earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Hunter Pence in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Shaun Marcum worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Prince Fielder in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 15 hits, while Houston only had 14.