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MLB: Houston 10, Chicago Cubs 1

Aug. 14, 2012 at 11:59 PM   |   Comments

CHICAGO, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Ben Wallace and Fernando Martinez each bashed a three-run homer Tuesday and the Houston Astros banged out 14 hits in their 10-1 pasting of the Chicago Cubs.

Scott Moore went 3-for-5 with a solo homer and two RBI while Jose Altuve added three hits, including a run-scoring double, as the Astros evened their three-game series.

Lucas Harrell (10-8) limited the Cubs to one run on six hits over eight innings, walking two and striking out seven.

Chicago starter Chris Volstad (0-9) was touched for four runs on eight hits over five innings.

Darwin Barney provided the Cubs' only RBI.

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