Houston Drops Los Angeles 9-7 - Match Report
Houston grabbed a 9-7 win over Los Angeles on Friday, as Dallas Keuchel was credited with a win at Minute Maid Park.
Houston won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 5 2/3 innings from Dallas Keuchel, who gave up 6 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 4 RBIs from Matt Dominguez in the win.
Los Angeles got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Jason Vargas in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Erick Aybar had 3 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 14 hits, while Los Angeles only had 12.
Josh Fields pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.