Chicago vs Houston Game Final 3-0 - Travis Wood Earns Win
|Chicago vs Houston Game Final 3-0 - Travis Wood Earns Win|
Houston couldn't get its offense rolling against Travis Wood in a 3-0 loss to Chicago in baseball action on Sunday.
Chicago was favored by -114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Travis Wood earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jeff Baker in the win.
Houston got a 7-inning outing from Wandy Rodriguez in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Altuve had 1 hit in the loss for the Astros.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 5 hits, while Houston only had 4.
Carlos Marmol pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Atlanta. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.