Houston Tops Chicago 8-2 - Recap
Chicago pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Matt Dominguez and it cost them dearly in an 8-2 loss on Sunday at Minute Maid Park.
Houston was favored by -119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Houston got 6 2/3 innings from Brad Peacock, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 4 RBIs from Matt Dominguez in the win.
Chicago got a 4 2/3-inning outing from John Danks in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 3 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Adrian Nieto had 3 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 6.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Kansas City.