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|Byrd, Cubs Beat Padres
|MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Marlon Byrd doubled twice and scored three times Saturday, leading Randy Wells and the Chicago Cubs over the San Diego Padres 9-4.
Byrd is 6 for 12 this spring and has scored five runs. Alfonso Soriano added a two-run, bases-loaded single for Chicago.
Wells allowed an unearned run and three hits and struck out three.
San Diego starter Wade LeBlanc gave up four runs and eight hits in 2 2-3 innings.
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