Houston Downed 4-1 By Baltimore - Lucas Harrell Takes Loss
Baltimore got 7 innings of work from Chris Tillman en route to a 4-1 victory over Houston on Tuesday at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as -170 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Baltimore got 7 innings from Chris Tillman, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 1 RBI from Ryan Flaherty in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Lucas Harrell worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brandon Barnes in a losing cause.
Baltimore outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.