Houston vs Chicago Game Final 3-2 - Brett Myers Earns Win
Houston got 7 2/3 innings of work from Brett Myers en route to a 3-2 victory over Chicago on Sunday at Wrigley Field.
The Astros were a +133 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Houston got 7 2/3 innings from Brett Myers, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Clint Barmes in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Ryan Dempster worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Marlon Byrd in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Mark Melancon pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Houston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.