Mercado grounded out to shortstop.
- Cleveland, Ohio 44199
- Line: HOU -140
- Over/Under: 9
|5th||Chirinos homered to right center (387 feet).||1||0|
|5th||Brantley singled to right, Altuve scored.||2||0|
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