Baltimore vs Houston Game Final 3-1 - Miguel Gonzalez Earns Win
|Baltimore vs Houston Game Final 3-1 - Miguel Gonzalez Earns Win|
Houston dropped a 3-1 decision at Minute Maid Park on Thursday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Miguel Gonzalez.
The Orioles were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Baltimore got 6 innings from Miguel Gonzalez, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 1 RBI from Adam Jones in the win.
Houston got a 7-inning outing from Bud Norris in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Marwin Gonzalez had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Kansas City.