Manager Mike Scioscia said Sunday morning that the Los Angeles Angels will open the season with four starting pitchers, meaning both Andrew Heaney and Nick Tropeano, who entered camp competing for the fifth rotation spot, will probably start at triple-A Salt Lake.
Daniel Hudson looked strong in a short outing, showing both sides of the argument on whether he should start or relieve for the Arizona Diamondbacks in their 2-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies in a split-squad game Sunday.
Kendall Graveman continued his impressive spring with 6 1-3 innings of three-hit ball, further staking his claim to a spot in the Athletics' rotation and leading Oakland to a 7-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.
Sonora, MX (SportsNetwork.com) - Roberto Ramos' solo home run in the top of the 10th inning lifted the Colorado Rockies to an 11-10 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks in an exhibition matchup from Estadio Sonora.
Scottsdale, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Daniel Descalso and Justin Morneau each hit a solo home run to lead the Colorado Rockies in a 2-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks in spring training play on Sunday.
Glendale, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Buck Britton was 3-for-4 with a two-run home run, three RBI and three runs scored to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers in a 10-5 win over the Texas Rangers in spring training play on Sunday.
Tyler Flowers and George Kottaras had key doubles in Chicago's three-run fourth inning, spoiling T.J. House's day after he was told he earned a spot in Cleveland's rotation as the White Sox beat the Indians 4-1 on Sunday.
Rusney Castillo made a sliding catch in the 10th inning and threw out the potential tiebreaking run at the plate, then singled and scored in the bottom half to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday