Dodgers rally in ninth for win over Astros

The LA Dodgers scored five runs in the ninth inning to defeat the Houston Astros 6-2 Monday night in the opening game of a three-game set.

The Dodgers came into the game listed at +125 odds with the eight runs falling UNDER the posted over/under (8.5).

Nomar Garciaparra hit a grand slam home run collecting four RBI and going 1-3 in the win.

Brad Ausmus was 1-3 with an RBI as the Astros drop just their sixth game all season.

Takaski Saito went one inning and gave up a run on a hit for his second win of the season, while Danys Baez collected the save. Brad Lidge who gave up four runs on two hits got pegged with the loss.