Houston vs Chicago Recap - Cubs Over Astros 3-2
|Houston vs Chicago Recap - Cubs Over Astros 3-2|
Chicago grabbed a 3-2 win over Houston on Saturday, as Matt Garza was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
Chicago was favored by -143 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 5 1/3 innings from Matt Garza, who gave up 2 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Anthony Rizzo in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher J.A. Happ worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Johnson in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.
Carlos Marmol pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.