Houston vs Chicago Final: 3-0 - Recap
Bud Norris led Houston to a shutout performance against Chicago 3-0 on Tuesday at Wrigley Field.
Houston won as a +121 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bud Norris earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Jason Castro in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from Chris Volstad in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Starlin Castro had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
Houston outhit their counterparts 5-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Wilton Lopez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.