Astros fend off Red Sox
|Astros fend off Red Sox|
The Houston Astros held off a late rally and outlasted the Boston Red Sox 11-10 Saturday night at Minute Maid Park.
Houston won the game as +130 underdogs, while the combined 21 points sailed OVER the posted over/under (9.5).
Lance Berkman, Carlos Lee and Mark Loretta all had three RBIs in leading the Astros. Doug Brocail got the win in relief and Jose Valverde closed out the game with his 20th save.
Mike Lowell went 4-for-4 at the plate with three RBIs, including a solo home run for the Red Sox. Manny Delcarmen gave up three runs in relief and was tagged with the loss.