Ely, Dodgers top Astros
Winning pitcher John Ely gave up two runs over seven innings to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Houston Astros 6-2 on Monday night.
Los Angeles won as -155 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 7.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Blake DeWitt was 2-for-4 with two runs batted in for the Dodgers, who also got two RBIs from Casey Blake in the victory.
Lance Berkman and Pedro Feliz knocked in runs for Houston, while Wandy Rodriguez was handed the loss after allowing only one earned run over 6 2-3 innings for the Astros.