Houston Falls 6-1 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
Houston struck out 11 times against Garrett Richards in losing 6-1 to Los Angeles on Sunday at Angel Stadium.
Los Angeles won as a -220 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got 7 1/3 innings from Garrett Richards, who gave up 1 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 11. Garrett Richards earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Albert Pujols in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Collin McHugh worked 4 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Carlos Corporan in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 8-7 advantage in hits.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Texas.