Recap - Houston Defeats Kansas City 9-3
|Recap - Houston Defeats Kansas City 9-3|
Houston used a 2-HR day from Chris Carter on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium as the Astros defeated Kansas City 9-3 in baseball action.
Bettors who backed the Astros were rewarded as +127 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Jarred Cosart earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Chris Carter in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Danny Duffy worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brett Hayes in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 11-7 in the game.
Houston heads into a battle against Baltimore. Kansas City, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.