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Castillo triples, Cubs beat Dodgers 8-1

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  • Chicago Cubs catcher Welington Castillo throws out Los Angeles Dodgers' Chris Capuano on a sacrifice bunt in the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game on Thursday, March 14, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

      Chicago Cubs catcher Welington Castillo throws out Los Angeles Dodgers' Chris Capuano on a sacrifice bunt in the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game on Thursday, March 14, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

 
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GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Catcher Welington Castillo hit a two-run triple off Chris Capuano in the first inning Thursday, leading the Cubs to an 8-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Camelback Ranch.

Cubs' left-hander Chris Rusin threw five innings of one-hit ball, a single by shortstop Alfredo Amezaga in the third. Rusin, who made seven starts for the Cubs after spending most of 2012 with Triple-A Iowa, has had an impressive spring. In four appearances, two as a reliever and two as a starter, he has allowed only one run and eight hits in 13 innings.

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Capuano, who is battling for a spot in the Dodgers' starting rotation, gave up five runs on six hits in 4 1/3 innings. In 9 1/3 innings of work, he has allowed 13 hits.

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