It also was not a great day for Brandon Beachy, who is battling Zach Lee and Mike Bolsinger for the last spot in the Dodgers' rotation. The right-hander allowed six runs and walked four in just two-plus innings.
Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier was forced to exit the game and was taken for X-rays, which were negative, after fouling a pitch off his right leg in the fourth inning. He's considered day to day.
Up next for the Dodgers:Clayton Kershaw gets the start for the Dodgers, who will be the road team in a Camelback Ranch-Glendale game against the White Sox on Saturday at 1:05 p.m. PT (watch on MLB.TV). It will be Kershaw's fourth start of the spring. In 10 innings he has allowed one earned run with 10 strikeouts and a .216 opponents' batting average.
Up next for the D-backs: The D-backs play host to the Rangers on Saturday at 1:10 p.m. MST with Opening Day starter Zack Greinke on the mound (listen on Gameday Audio). The right-hander is making his fourth start of the spring after signing a $206.5 million contract as a free agent over the offseason. Evan Marshall is also scheduled to pitch as he looks to continue his strong spring and push for the final spot in the bullpen.
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