Houston vs Oakland Wrap - Houston Wins 5-4
Houston got 7 innings of work from Jordan Lyles en route to a 5-4 victory over Oakland on Tuesday at O.co Coliseum.
Houston won as a +240 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 7 innings from Jordan Lyles, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Brandon Barnes in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Bartolo Colon worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Yoenis Cespedes in a losing cause.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-8 advantage in hits.
Chia-Jen Lo pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.