Fernando Rodriguez Tagged With Loss in Astros-Cubs Match
Chicago grabbed a 4-1 win over Houston on Monday, as Chris Volstad was credited with a win at Minute Maid Park.
Chicago won as a +101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 5 innings from Chris Volstad, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Dave Sappelt in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Fernando Martinez in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Carlos Marmol who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.