Neftali Rosario had three hits including a solo home run and a game-tying RBI single, as one squad of Cubs and one squad of Diamondbacks played to a 3-3 tie on Field #2, and Wilson Contreras singled, doubled, and tripled, but the other squad of D’backs clubbed Frank del Valle for six runs on nine hits en route to a 6-4 victory over the other squad of Cubs on Field #3, in a Cactus League Extended Spring Training split squad doubleheader this morning at Fitch Park in Mesa, AZ.
Both games were seven-inning affairs.
Here are the abridged box scores from the two games (Cubs players only):
FITCH PARK FIELD #2
CUBS SQUAD “A” LINEUP: 1. Danny Lockhart, SS: 0-3 (4-3, 6-3, 6-3)2. Carlos Penalver, 2B: 0-3 (6-3, 3-1, 6-3)3a. Dan Vogelbach, 1B-DH: 0-2 (F-9, 4-3)3b. Luis Acosta, PH: 0-1 (K)4. Yasiel Balaguert, RF: 0-2 (BB, K, 1-3)5. Trevor Gretzky, DH-1B: 2-3 (6-4-3 DP, 1B, 2B, R)6. Brian Inoa, DH: 0-2 (K+WP, 3-U, L-8, R)7. Neftali Rosario, C: 3-3 (1B, HR, 1B, R, 2 RBI)8. Jair Bogaerts, LF: 2...