San Diego Tops Houston 7-2 - Recap

San Diego Tops Houston 7-2 - Recap

Houston dropped a 7-2 decision at PETCO Park on Sunday as San Diego legged out a win behind winning pitcher Mat Latos.

San Diego was favored by -169 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.

San Diego got 5 innings from Mat Latos, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Alberto Gonzalez in the win.

Houston got a 4-inning outing from Jordan Lyles in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Wallace had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.

San Diego enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.

Next game, San Diego takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face St. Louis.