Miami vs Houston Final: 2-0 - Recap
|Miami vs Houston Final: 2-0 - Recap|
Brad Hand led Miami to a shutout performance against Houston 2-0 on Friday at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Marlins were rewarded as +121 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Brad Hand earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jeff Mathis in the win.
Houston got a 7-inning outing from Dallas Keuchel in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Jason Castro had 1 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Miami outhit their counterparts 11-3 in the game.
Steve Cishek pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.