St. Louis Downed 4-3 By Houston - Lance Lynn Takes Loss
Houston got 6 innings of work from Erik Bedard en route to a 4-3 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday at Minute Maid Park.
The Astros were a +164 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Houston got 6 innings from Erik Bedard, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 1 RBI from Carlos Pena in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Lance Lynn worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yadier Molina in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Jose Veras pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head on the road to face Oakland.