Chicago Falls 5-1 Against Houston - Game Recap

Chicago Falls 5-1 Against Houston - Game Recap

Houston moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 5-1 win against the Chicago Cubs at Minute Maid Park.

Houston was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.

Houston got 7 innings from Wandy Rodriguez, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 3 RBIs from J.D. Martinez in the win.

Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Jeff Samardzija in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Reed Johnson had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.

The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 10 hits, while Houston only had 9.

Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.