Thursday, April 24, 2014
The Associated Press
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• Brad Snyder homered and Leonys Martin added an RBI single to help a Texas split squad beat Oakland 4-3 at Surprise, Ariz.
INDIANS: Jason Kipnis hit his first home run of the spring and Cedric Hunter also connected, leading Cleveland over the Chicago Cubs 9-2 at Mesa, Ariz.
METS: Lucas Duda and John Buck drove in two runs each, and Ike Davis scored three times as New York beat Houston 9-6 at Port St. Lucie, Fla.
RAYS: Sean Rodriguez and Shelley Duncan homered as Tampa Bay beat Philadelphia 15-7 at Clearwater, Fla.
ROYALS: Johnny Giavotella and Brett Hayes each drove in four runs, and Yordano Ventura pitched three hitless innings as Kansas City beat San Francisco 13-2 at Scottsdale, Ariz.
DODGERS: Alex Castellanos hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, lifting Los Angeles over Seattle 3-2 at Glendale, Ariz.
ANGELS: Albert Pujols hit his first spring-training home run, a third-inning drive off Juan Nicasio during Los Angeles' 8-6 loss to Colorado at Tempe, Ariz.
DIAMONDBACKS: Adam Eaton had four hits and Aaron Hill had three, helping Arizona defeat the Chicago White Sox 11-9 at Scottsdale, Ariz.
REDS: Cesar Izturis boosted his chance to win a utility job with Cincinnati, hitting a sixth- inning home run off Travis Webb and an eighth-inning RBI single against Johnny Hellweg in a 6-5 victory against Milwaukee at Goodyear, Ariz.