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Spring coaching roundup: Santiago Espinal leads Blue Jays over Phillies By Reuters


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Santiago Espinal blasted a three-run homer as a part of a nine-run seventh inning and completed with 5 RBIs because the Toronto Blue Jays concluded spring coaching with a 13-7 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday in Clearwater, Fla.

Rowdy Tellez and Orelvis Martinez additionally homered for the Blue Jays, who completed spring coaching with an American League-best mark of 16-9.

Bryce Harper went 2-for-3 with a solo homer, whereas Bryson Stott went 1-for-1 with a solo house run for the Phillies.

Cardinals 3, Mets 3

Edmundo Sosa’s solo house run within the ninth inning lifted St. Louis to a tie with New York in Jupiter, Fla.

Nolan Arenado homered for the Cardinals, who completed with 5 hits, together with two by Sosa. The Mets had been led by Pete Alonso, who had a two-run double within the first, and Mallex Smith, who added a run-scoring double within the eighth.

Crimson Sox 4, Braves 0 (7)

Enrique Hernandez, J.D. Martinez and Marwin Gonzalez every homered within the third inning to raise Boston over Atlanta in Kissimmee, Fla.

Braves beginning pitcher Ian Anderson allowed 4 earned runs on 5 hits to associate with three strikeouts and a stroll in 2 2/3 innings.

Nationals 2, Astros 2

Michael Brantley went 2-for-3 with a pair of run-scoring doubles and Jake Odorizzi pitched three scoreless innings as Houston tied Washington in West Palm Seashore, Fla.

Israel Pineda went 1-for-2 with a solo house run for the Nationals, whose beginning pitcher, Stephen Strasburg, allowed two earned runs on 4 hits with three strikeouts and three walks in 5 2/3 innings.

Twins 5, Pirates 3

Willians Astudillo went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer and Jake Cave went 2-for-3 with a run-scoring triple to energy Minnesota over Pittsburgh in Bradenton, Fla.

Erik Gonzalez went 2-for-3 with a two-run house run for the Pirates.

Rays 8, Orioles 3 (7)

Willy Adames went 2-for-2 with a pair of solo house runs and Esteban Quiroz went 2-for-2 with a two-run double as Tampa Bay cruised by Baltimore in Sarasota, Fla.

Austin Hays and Rio Ruiz every hit solo house runs for the Orioles, who noticed starter Bruce Zimmerman get tagged for seven earned runs on 9 hits in simply 4 1/3 innings.

Tigers 5, Yankees 2

Miguel Cabrera went 2-for-3 with a three-run house run and Akil Baddoo added a two-run shot to steer Detroit over New York in Tampa, Fla.

Domingo German, who was not too long ago named the Yankees’ fifth starter of their rotation, allowed two earned runs on 4 hits to associate with 4 strikeouts in 4 innings.

The Yankees acquired a run-scoring double by Giancarlo Stanton and a solo homer by Thairo Estrada.

Cubs 7, Diamondbacks 1

Nico Hoerner hit a three-run house run and Joc Pederson added a two-run double to steer Chicago over Arizona in Mesa, Ariz.

Diamondbacks starter Caleb Smith allowed seven earned runs on eight hits to associate with 5 strikeouts and a stroll in simply 3 2/3 innings.

Royals 5, Indians 4

Bubba Starling scored on Gabriel Cancel’s double within the ninth inning to raise Kansas Metropolis over Cleveland in Shock, Ariz.

Jose Fermin hit a two-run house run for the Indians.

Reds 5, Mariners 5

Kyle Farmer’s run-scoring double capped a five-run fifth inning that lifted Cincinnati to a tie with Seattle in Goodyear, Ariz.

The Mariners scored the sport’s first 5 runs, as Evan White and Sam Haggerty every hit two-run doubles and Taylor Trammell added one other double to plate one run.

Giants 7, A’s 2

Curt Casali went 1-for-2 with a two-run double and Will Wilson hit a solo house run as San Francisco defeated Oakland in Mesa, Ariz.

Oakland starter Sean Manaea allowed 5 earned runs on 5 hits with 5 strikeouts and 4 walks in 3 1/3 innings.

Rockies 10, Padres 2

Garrett Hampson went 2-for-2 with a three-run homer and three runs scored and Connor Joe hit a three-run double to energy Colorado over San Diego in Peoria, Ariz.

Pedro Florimon went 1-for-3 with a solo homer for the Padres.

Brewers 4, Rangers 0

Adrian Houser struck out six in 5 2/3 innings, and 4 Milwaukee relievers accomplished a shutout win in Arlington, Texas. Orlando Arcia hit a two-run double for the Brewers. David Dahl had two of Texas’ three hits.

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