Chicago Downed 1-0 By Houston - Justin Germano Takes Loss
|Chicago Downed 1-0 By Houston - Justin Germano Takes Loss|
Chicago was unable to break through against the Houston pitching staff, losing 1-0 on Tuesday at Minute Maid Park.
Houston won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 5 innings from Jordan Lyles, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 1 RBI from Justin Maxwell in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Justin Germano worked 5 innings, giving up 3 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 1 hit from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 6-4 in the game.
Wilton Lopez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.