Houston vs Milwaukee Final: 7-5 - Recap
Houston got a 7-5 victory over Milwaukee on Wednesday, with Wilton Lopez earning the victory and helping Astros moneyline bettors cash out.
Houston won as a +180 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 5 innings from J.A. Happ, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 8. Wilton Lopez earned the victory, while the Astros got 3 RBIs from J.D. Martinez in the win.
Milwaukee got a 5-inning outing from Shaun Marcum in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Gomez had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 14 hits, while Milwaukee only had 10.
Brett Myers pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Houston heads into a battle against Cincinnati. Milwaukee, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.