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Houston vs Detroit Game Final 5-1 - Justin Verlander Earns Win

Houston got a 5-1 victory over Detroit on Wednesday, with Justin Verlander earning the victory and helping Astros moneyline bettors cash out.

Bettors who backed the Astros were rewarded as -360 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.

Houston got 7 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 1 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 9. Justin Verlander earned the victory, while the Astros got 2 RBIs from Jake Marisnick in the win.

Detroit's starting pitcher Joe Jimenez worked 1 innings, giving up 0 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Josh Harrison in a losing cause.

Houston outhit their counterparts 8-2 in the game.

Houston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Boston. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Oakland.