Recap - Houston Defeats Boston 3-2
Houston got $Innings innings of work from Josh Fields en route to a 3-2 victory over Boston on Saturday at Minute Maid Park.
The Astros were a +117 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Houston got 6 1/3 innings from Brett Oberholtzer, who gave up 2 earned runs on 11 hits, while striking out 3. Josh Fields earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Jason Castro in the win.
Boston got a 7-inning outing from Jake Peavy in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Brock Holt had 3 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
Boston outhit their counterparts 13-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by C Qualls who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.