Houston Falls 7-5 to Toronto - Recap
|Houston Falls 7-5 to Toronto - Recap|
Jose Bautista swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Blue Jays defeated Houston 7-5 at Rogers Centre.
Toronto was favored by -190 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Casey Janssen earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Jose Bautista in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Brett Myers worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Hunter Pence in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Octavio Dotel pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.