Colorado Tops Houston 11-5 - Recap
Colorado got a 11-5 victory over Houston on Thursday, with Jeremy Guthrie earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
Colorado was favored by -122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Colorado got 7 innings from Jeremy Guthrie, who gave up 5 earned runs on 12 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 3 RBIs from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 9 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 15-14 in the game.
Colorado heads into a battle against Los Angeles. Houston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.