Houston Tops San Diego 2-0 - Recap
Houston got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over San Diego on Monday at PETCO Park.
Houston won as a +117 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 6 1/3 innings from J.A. Happ, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Scott Moore in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Kip Wells worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alexi Amarista in a losing cause.
San Diego enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Brett Myers who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.