St. Louis Falls 6-5 Against Houston - Game Recap
Houston moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 6-5 win against the St. Louis Cardinals at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Astros were rewarded as +115 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Houston got 6 innings from Bud Norris, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. Brandon Lyon earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Chris Johnson in the win.
St. Louis got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Jaime Garcia in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Dan Descalso had 3 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 14 hits, while St. Louis only had 11.