June 1, 2009
MLB: Houston 4, Colorado 1
Roy Oswalt gave up only one run in seven innings Monday when the Houston Astros posted a 4-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies.
Oswalt (2-2) scattered six hits, yielding only a solo homer by Todd Helton, walking two and striking out eight.
LaTroy Hawkins earned his seventh save after pitching a scoreless ninth.
Colorado pitcher Aaron Cook (3-3) gave up four runs on nine hits in six innings.
Seth Smith was 3-for-4 for Colorado, which lost for the fifth time in its last seven games.