Recap - Houston Defeats Colorado 7-5
|Recap - Houston Defeats Colorado 7-5|
Colorado dropped a 7-5 decision at Coors Field on Thursday as Houston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Lucas Harrell.
The Astros were a +205 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Houston got 5 2/3 innings from Lucas Harrell, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 3 RBIs from Chris Carter in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Juan Nicasio worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Yorvit Torrealba in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Hector Ambriz who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Houston heads into a battle against Los Angeles. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.