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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.