Giants blank Astros

Jason Schmidt shut out the Houston Astros through eight innings while allowing only three hits and struck out five as the San Francisco Giants walked away with a 4-0 win on Friday.

The Giants were listed as +110 underdogs in this game. The final score fell UNDER the posted total (7).

Lance Niekro went 2-3 with a two-run home run and Pedro Feliz picked up a RBI to help out in the win.

Andy Pettitte suffered the loss for Houston, giving up three runs on seven hits while striking out eight in seven innings pitched.