Fernando Rodriguez Earns Win in Houston vs New York Game
Houston got 1/3 innings of work from Fernando Rodriguez en route to a 4-3 victory over New York on Monday at Minute Maid Park.
The Astros were a +104 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Houston got 6 2/3 innings from Bud Norris, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. Fernando Rodriguez earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Matt Downs in the win.
New York's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kirk Nieuwenhuis in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-5 advantage in hits.
Brett Myers pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.