San Francisco vs Houston Wrap - San Francisco Wins 6-4
Houston dropped a 6-4 decision at Minute Maid Park on Wednesday as San Francisco legged out a win behind winning pitcher George Kontos.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as -154 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
San Francisco got 2 1/3 innings from Barry Zito, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 1. George Kontos earned the victory, while the Giants got 3 RBIs from Hunter Pence in the win.
Houston got a 5-inning outing from Dallas Keuchel in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Wallace had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Houston outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Javier Lopez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.