Wandy Rodriguez was credited with the win, as the lefty pitched seven innings, surrendering just one run on six hits, walking two and striking out five as he improved to 3-2 on the year. With the strong effort, Rodriguez lowered his ERA on the year to 1.64.
Johnson, as aforementioned, had a career day. Johnson homered twice off of Mets starter Chris Schwinden, belting a three-run shot in the second before adding a two-run homer in the third. Johnson added two more singles and finished the day 4-4 with two homers and six RBI.
Houston shortstop Jed Lowrie finished the day 3-4, with three runs scored. Lowrie is now hitting .329/.427/.500 on the season.
The Astros have an off-day Thursday and will get ready to host the division leading and defending champion St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
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