Blum lifts Astros over Cubs

Blum lifts Astros over Cubs

Geoff Blum drove in both runs to help the Houston Astros defeat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Wednesday night at Tropicana Field.

Houston won the game as +100 underdogs. The team’s played UNDER the posted over/under (8.5).

Chris Sampson improved to 3-0 with the win, allowing two hits over two scoreless innings.

Geovany Soto homered for the Cubs. Angel Guzman gave up the winning run and was saddled with the loss.