Seattle Falls 5-2 to Houston - Recap
Seattle struck out 12 times against Collin McHugh in losing 5-2 to Houston on Tuesday at Safeco Field.
The Astros were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Houston got 6 2/3 innings from Collin McHugh, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 12. He earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Jason Castro in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Erasmo Ramirez worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Abraham Almonte in a losing cause.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.
Josh Fields pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.