Recap - Houston Defeats Los Angeles 7-2
Los Angeles dropped a 7-2 decision at Minute Maid Park on Tuesday as Houston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Collin McHugh.
Houston won as a +122 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 5 innings from Collin McHugh, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 4. Collin McHugh earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Jason Castro in the win.
Los Angeles's starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Josh Hamilton in a losing cause.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.