Game Wrap - Houston 6-3 Victors Over Mets
Houston got a 6-3 victory over New York on Tuesday, with J.A. Happ earning the victory and helping Astros moneyline bettors cash out.
Houston was an underdog by +128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Houston got 6 1/3 innings from J.A. Happ, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 3 RBIs from Chris Snyder in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jonathon Niese worked 3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Wright in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 10 hits, while New York only had 7.
The game was closed out by Brett Myers who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.