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Cubs flex power muscles in win over White Sox

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Facing his former team, Jeff Samardzija gave up two-run homers to Jorge Soler and Chris Coghlan and solo shots to Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo as the White Sox lost 6-3 to the crosstown-rival Chicago Cubs on Friday.

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Kluber, Collmenter pitch well, Diamondbacks top Indians

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Cleveland ace Corey Kluber tuned up for the regular season, striking out nine over six effective innings Friday in the Indians’ 3-2 loss to Josh Collmenter and the split-squad Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Ranuado goes 6 in Rangers’ 7-6 loss to A’s

Texas Rangers right fielder Nate Schierholtz can't make the catch on a foul ball hit by Oakland Athletics' Luke Carlin in the second inning of a spring training exhibition baseball game Friday, March 27, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Anthony Ranaudo pitched six solid innings and Elvis Andrus, Jake Smolinski and Chris Gimenez each drove in runs for Texas before the Oakland Athletics rallied in the ninth for a 7-6 victory Friday over the Rangers.

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D-Backs’ Bradley sharp, Angels’ Wilson roughed up

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona rookie Archie Bradley pitched five solid innings while C.J. Wilson struggled as the split-squad Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 Friday.

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Drew, Young lead Yankees past Phillies, 10-0

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez (13) collides with Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp and is out at the plate on a double play in the second inning of a spring training baseball game in Clearwater, Fla., Friday, March 27, 2015. New York Yankees Chris Young flew out on the play. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Stephen Drew had a two-run single and Chris Young added a run-scoring double in a seven-run fifth inning, and the New York Yankees romped past the Philadelphia Phillies 10-0 in a game called in the top of the sixth because of rain.

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