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Montoya holds off Power to give Penske 1-2 sweep at St. Pete

Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, celebrates after winning the IndyCar Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg auto race Sunday, March 29, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Juan Pablo Montoya gave Team Penske a victory Sunday in the season-opening race at St. Petersburg, where the driver showed how far he has come a year after returning to the IndyCar Series.

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Gee pitches 7 innings as Mets defeat Cardinals 3-2

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gee allowed singles to four of his first five batters, then settled in to pitch seven innings Sunday in the New York Mets’ 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.

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A-Rod debut at first base as Yanks beat Astros 7-0

New York Yankees first baseman Alex Rodriguez makes the out on Houston Astros' Jose Altuve during the first inning of a spring training exhibition baseball game in Kissimmee, Fla., Sunday, March 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez played first base for the first time in his professional career Sunday, handling three chances in three innings during the New York Yankees’ 7-0 win over the Houston Astros.

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Nolasco allows 4 runs as Twins beat Orioles’ split squad 6-5

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco allowed four runs in six innings as the Minnesota Twins beat a Baltimore Orioles’ split squad 6-5 on Sunday.

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Utley homers twice for Phillies in 4-4 tie with Tigers

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley hits a first-inning two-run off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez in a spring training baseball game in Clearwater, Fla., Sunday, March 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Chase Utley hit his first two home runs of spring training and drove in three runs for the Philadelphia Phillies in a 4-4 tie against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.

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