Randall Delgado vs Wandy Rodriguez Battle Sees Houston Fall 6-3
Atlanta got 5 innings of work from Randall Delgado en route to a 6-3 victory over Houston on Wednesday at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -114 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Randall Delgado earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jason Heyward in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jordan Schafer in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Miami.