Brad Peacock vs Brandon Maurer Tilt Ends in Houston 6-1 Win
Seattle dropped a 6-1 decision at Safeco Field on Wednesday as Houston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Brad Peacock.
Houston was an underdog by +138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Brad Peacock earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chris Carter in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Brandon Maurer worked 3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brad Miller in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 11 hits, while Seattle only had 5.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Seattle, they head on the road to face St. Louis.