Astros nip Tigers
|Astros nip Tigers|
The Houston Astros scored twice in the eighth inning to rally for a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers Friday night.
Houston won the game as +105 underdogs, while the nine runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).
Miguel Tejada went 2-for-4 at the plate with two RBIs for the Astros. Chris Sampson improved to 4-0 with the win, and LaTroy Hawkins collected his 10th save.
Placido Polanco belted a three-run homer in a losing effort for the Tigers. Joel Zumaya gave up two runs in relief and suffered the loss.