C.J. Wilson Earns Win in Houston vs Los Angeles Game
Houston struck out 10 times against C.J. Wilson in losing 3-1 to Los Angeles on Sunday at Minute Maid Park.
The Angels were a -153 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Los Angeles got 7 innings from C.J. Wilson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 1 RBI from Josh Hamilton in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Lucas Harrell worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jake Elmore in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 8 hits, while Houston only had 5.
The game was closed out by Ernesto Frieri who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face Tampa Bay.