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Houston Astros vs Oakland Athletics Wrap - Houston Wins 5-2

George Springer swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Astros defeated Oakland 5-2 at Dodger Stadium.

Houston won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9 were rewarded at the payout window.

Framber Valdez earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from George Springer in the win.

Oakland's starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit worked 0.2 innings, giving up 1 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Khris Davis in a losing cause.

The game was closed out by Ryan Pressly who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.