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|Indians Pound Garcia, ChiSox
|GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) _ David Huff pitched seven strong innings in his final audition for a rotation spot as the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox 10-1 Wednesday.
Travis Hafner hit a two-run homer in an eight-run second inning in the final spring matchup of the two teams that will open the season Monday in Chicago.
Right-hander Freddy Garcia, the No. 5 starter in Chicago's rotation, gave up 12 hits and 10 runs over 3 2-3 innings.
Alex Rios hit his third homer in the second off Huff, who gave up five hits, three walks and struck out four.
Cleveland then strung together seven singles and Hafner's wind-blown homer to right in the bottom half to make it 8-1.
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