Houston vs San Diego Recap - Padres Over Astros 8-4

San Diego pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Matt Downs but still escaped with an 8-4 victory on Wednesday at PETCO Park.

San Diego won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

San Diego got 8 1/3 innings from Clayton Richard, who gave up 4 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 3 RBIs from Yonder Alonso in the win.

Houston's starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez worked 4 innings, giving up 4 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Matt Downs in a losing cause.

Houston outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.

Huston Street pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.