Cubs down Astros

Cubs down Astros

Alfonso Soriano went 2-for-5 with a homer to lead the Chicago Cubs past the Houston Astros 4-2 on Monday night.

Chicago cashed as -115 road favorites as the game played under the 8-run total listed by oddsmakers.

Aramis Ramirez also went yard for the Cubs, while Carlos Zambrano allowed one run over six innings to get the win for Chicago.

Michael Bourn was 2-for-4 with a run batted in for Houston, as Roy Oswalt allowed three runs over seven innings to take the loss for the Astros.