Big inning lifts Astros over Twins

Big inning lifts Astros over Twins

The Houston Astros scored four runs in the seventh inning as they defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-5 Saturday night at the Metrodome.

Houston won the game as +190 underdogs, while the 11 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).

Michael Bourn led the Astros with a two-run homer, and Ivan Rodriguez collected a pair of RBIs. Brian Moehler tossed six innings for the win, and Jose Valverde collected his fourth save.

Jason Kubel smacked a two-run homer for the Twins. Sean Henn gave up two runs in relief and was tagged with the loss.