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Houston Astros vs New York Mets Wrap - Houston Wins 2-0

Houston's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding New York scoreless in a 2-0 victory on Wednesday at Citi Field.

Houston won as a -140 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8 were rewarded at the payout window.

Houston got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 6. Justin Verlander earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Jason Castro in the win.

New York got a 7.1-inning outing from Taijuan Walker in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Brandon Nimmo had 1 hits in the loss for the Mets.

Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-2 advantage in hits.

Ryan Pressly pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.

Houston heads into a battle against New York. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Texas.