Houston Falls 5-4 to Los Angeles - Recap
Los Angeles grabbed a 5-4 win over Houston on Saturday, as M Roth was credited with a win at Angel Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as -181 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Los Angeles got 6 1/3 innings from Garrett Richards, who gave up 4 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 1. M Roth earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Albert Pujols in the win.
Houston got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Lucas Harrell in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Carter had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-4 advantage in hits.