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Lee beats Cubs in combined shutout for Phils

Lee beats Cubs in combined shutout for Phils

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Apr 5, 2014
Chase Utley continued to show why Spring Training numbers can mean nothing, while Cliff Lee looked more like himself Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field as the Phillies blanked the Cubs, 2-0.
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  • M.L.B. Roundup: Detroit Tops Baltimore to Remain Undefeated

    M.L.B. Roundup: Detroit Tops Baltimore to Remain Undefeated

    nytimes.com Apr 5, 2014
    After Torii Hunter drove in five runs to help the Tigers take a 7-1 lead, they withstood a five-run Orioles rally in the ninth and remained the only major league team with a perfect record (4-0).
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  • Rollins returns from paternity leave

    Rollins returns from paternity leave

    MLB.com Apr 5, 2014
    Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins is back in the lineup after missing the past two games for the birth of his second daughter, Logan Aliya. Rollins also supported Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy, who was criticized for taking paternity leave earlier in…
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  • Villanueva will get start in series finale

    Villanueva will get start in series finale

    MLB.com Apr 5, 2014
    Cubs manager Rick Renteria confirmed Saturday that Carlos Villanueva will start on Sunday in the series finale against the Phillies.
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  • Video - Phillies Blank Cubs 00:29

    Phillies Blank Cubs

    Apr 5
    Chase Utley homered for the second day in a row in the Phillies' 2-0 win over the Cubs.