Colorado Tops Houston 9-7 - Recap
Colorado got a 9-7 victory over Houston on Monday, with Matt Belisle earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
The Rockies were a -143 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Colorado got 6 innings from Juan Nicasio, who gave up 5 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 5. Matt Belisle earned the victory, while the Rockies got 3 RBIs from Jordan Pacheco in the win.
Houston got a 5-inning outing from Wandy Rodriguez in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 0 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Jordan Schafer had 3 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 14-12 in the game.
Rafael Betancourt pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.