Game Wrap - Houston 6-3 Victors Over Giants
Houston got 6 innings of work from Wandy Rodriguez en route to a 6-3 victory over San Francisco on Thursday at AT&T Park.
Houston was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Houston got 6 innings from Wandy Rodriguez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 4 RBIs from J.D. Martinez in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Barry Zito worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Pablo Sandoval in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 8 hits, while San Francisco only had 7.
Brett Myers pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Houston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. San Francisco will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.