Seattle vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 5-4
Houston needed extra innings to claim victory on Friday, scoring late against Seattle for a 5-4 final at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Astros were rewarded as +178 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Houston got 6 2/3 innings from Brad Peacock, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. Anthony Bass earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Marc Krauss in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Felix Hernandez worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brad Miller in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.