Astros edge Phillies

Astros edge Phillies

Kazuo Matsui drove in the winning run in the ninth inning as the Houston Astros rallied for a 5-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies Saturday at Minute Maid Park.

Houston won the game as a -110 pick’em, while the nine runs made it OVER the posted over/under (8).

Hunter Pence belted a two-run homer and drove in three runs for the Astros. Jose Valverde tossed a scoreless ninth for the win.

Pedro Feliz went 2-for-4 at the plate and drove in one run for the Phillies. Brad Lidge surrendered two runs in relief and was tagged with the loss.