Dallas Keuchel Earns Win in Toronto vs Houston Game
Toronto dropped a 6-4 decision at Rogers Centre on Thursday as Houston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Dallas Keuchel.
Houston was an underdog by +180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Houston got 7 innings from Dallas Keuchel, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 3 RBIs from Jonathan Villar in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Colby Rasmus in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Anthony Bass who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Houston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Toronto will aim to get back on the winning track at Baltimore.