mlb Game Recap
Houston Astros Oakland Athletics Game Ends in 3-1 Astros Victory - Recap
Houston got a 3-1 victory over Oakland on Tuesday, with Rafael Montero earning the victory and helping Astros moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Astros were rewarded as -127 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Rafael Montero earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chas McCormick in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Frankie Montas worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Elvis Andrus in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Ryan Pressly pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.