Recap - Houston Defeats Seattle 3-2
|Recap - Houston Defeats Seattle 3-2|
Hisashi Iwakuma struck out 11 Houston batters, but it wasn't enough as the Astros defeated Seattle 3-2 in MLB action Tuesday.
Houston won as a +119 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bud Norris earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 8 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Justin Maxwell in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 11 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kendry Morales in a losing cause.
Seattle outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.
Jose Veras pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.