Kansas City Houston Game Ends in 3-1 Astros Victory - Recap
Houston got a 3-1 victory over Kansas City on Wednesday, with Jordan Lyles earning the victory and helping Astros moneyline bettors cash out.
Houston was an underdog by +190 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Houston got 6 innings from Jordan Lyles, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from J.D. Martinez in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher James Shields worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Chris Getz in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 8 hits, while Kansas City only had 6.
Jose Veras pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Houston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.