Pettitte pitches Astros to victory
|Pettitte pitches Astros to victory|
Andy Pettitte pitched eight strong innings, allowing only one run on five hits while striking out five to lead the Houston Astros to a 4-1 win over the Florida Marlins on Thursday.
The Astros won this game as -170 favorites at home. The final score fell UNDER the posted total (7.5).
Craig Biggio went 2-5 with a solo homer and two RBI, while Brad Ausmus also hit a solo home run in the win.
Miguel Cabrera hit a solo homer for the Marlins.
Jason Vargas received the loss, giving up three runs and four hits in five innings pitched for the Marlins.