Los Angeles Falls 7-3 Against Houston - Game Recap
Houston got 9 innings of work from Brett Myers en route to a 7-3 victory over Los Angeles on Friday at Dodger Stadium.
Houston was an underdog by +143 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Brett Myers earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Clint Barmes in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ted Lilly worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from James Loney in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 11 hits, while Los Angeles only had 4.