Chicago Falls 12-7 to Houston - Recap
Houston grabbed a 12-7 win over Chicago on Monday, as Sergio Escalona was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
Houston was an underdog by +138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 13.5.
Houston got 4 innings from Aneury Rodriguez, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. Sergio Escalona earned the victory, while the Astros got 4 RBIs from Jeff Keppinger in the win.
Chicago got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Rodrigo Lopez in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Blake DeWitt had 3 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
Houston outhit their counterparts 16-10 in the game.