Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - A.J. Ellis' grand slam in the first inning
helped the Los Angeles Dodgers take a 9-8 win over the Los Angeles Angels in
preseason action on Friday.
Luis Cruz went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored while Matt Kemp had an
RBI and scored twice for the Dodgers. Josh Beckett was tagged for seven runs
on nine hits with five strikeouts in four innings.
Mike Trout hit a three-run home run and Alberto Callaspo added a two-run shot
for the Angels. Jason Vargas didn't make it out of the second inning as he
gave up eight runs on seven hits with a pair of walks.
These same teams will meet Saturday night in Anaheim to end the preseason.
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