Roy Halladay vs Bud Norris Tilt Ends in Philadelphia 1-0 Win
Houston was unable to break through against the Philadelphia pitching staff, losing 1-0 on Wednesday at Minute Maid Park.
Philadelphia was favored by -260 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 9 innings from Roy Halladay, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBI from Placido Polanco in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jimmy Paredes in a losing cause.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-4 advantage in hits.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against Florida. Houston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.