Houston Falls 5-1 to Los Angeles - Recap
Houston dropped a 5-1 decision at Minute Maid Park on Saturday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tyler Skaggs.
The Angels were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Los Angeles got 8 innings from Tyler Skaggs, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Josh Hamilton in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jonathan Villar in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-4 advantage in hits.