San Diego vs Houston Recap - Padres Over Astros 8-7
|San Diego vs Houston Recap - Padres Over Astros 8-7|
San Diego needed extra innings to claim victory on Monday, scoring late against Houston for an 8-7 final at Minute Maid Park.
The Padres were a +121 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
San Diego got 3 2/3 innings from Ross Ohlendorf, who gave up 5 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 4. Dale Thayer earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Jesus Guzman in the win.
Houston got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Wandy Rodriguez in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian Bixler had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.