Houston vs Washington Recap - Astros Over Nationals 11-4
Washington dropped a 11-4 decision at Nationals Park on Thursday as Houston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Bud Norris.
Houston won as a +142 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 6 innings from Bud Norris, who gave up 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Jose Altuve in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Steve Lombardozzi in a losing cause.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 17-11 advantage in hits.
Houston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Washington will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.