Josh Johnson vs Lucas Harrell Battle Sees Houston Fall 5-3
Houston lost in extra innings on Wednesday, falling 5-3 to Miami in 12 innings.
Miami was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Miami got 7 innings from Josh Johnson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. Ryan Webb earned the victory, while the Marlins got 2 RBIs from Omar Infante in the win.
Houston got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Lucas Harrell in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Jordan Schafer had 4 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Miami outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Miami looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.