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|Astros & White Sox Tie in Exhibition Finale
|HOUSTON (AP) -- J.D. Martinez hit a two-run homer and Brian Bogusevic added a solo shot for the Houston Astros, who played the Chicago White Sox to a 5-5 tie on Wednesday in the final exhibition game for both teams.
Chicago starter Philip Humber pitched four scoreless innings before Jose Altuve's run-scoring double and Martinez's drive put Houston up 3-2 in the fifth. Humber allowed three runs and five hits with five strikeouts in five innings.
Houston starter J.A. Happ gave up two runs and four hits while walking two in five innings.
Gordon Beckham and Alejandro De Aza hit back-to-back doubles to give the White Sox a 2-0 lead in the fifth.
Chicago's Jared Mitchell hit a tying solo homer off Kyle Weiland in the seventh inning.
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