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Ruiz's sac fly the difference for Phils

Ruiz's sac fly the difference for Phils

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PHILLIES 3, TWINS 2
at Fort Myers, Fla.
Friday, March 21

Phillies at the plate: Shane Victorino, Gregg Dobbs, and So Taguchi each had a hit, with Victorino knocking an RBI triple to right in the third. Taguchi also had an RBI. Carlos Ruiz drove in the deciding run in the ninth inning with a sacrifice fly.

Twins at the plate: Michael Cuddyer went 3-for-3 with two RBIs. Denard Span ripped a single to center leading off the game.

Phillies on the mound: In his fourth Spring Training start, Adam Eaton went 5 1/3 innings and allowed one run on four hits while striking out four. J.C. Romero relieved Eaton and allowed one run in his 1 2/3 innings of work.

Twins on the mound: In his fifth Spring Training start, Livan Hernandez went five innings and allowed two runs on three hits and one walk while striking out six.

Grapefruit League records: Phillies 10-13; Twins 12-10.

Up next for the Phillies: The Phillies host the Tigers on Saturday at Bright House Networks Field at 1:05 p.m. ET. Right-hander Chad Durbin gets the start for Philadelphia, with lefty Kenny Rogers scheduled to start for Detroit.

Up next for the Twins: The Twins travel to Jupiter, Fla., on Saturday to face the Cardinals. Right-hander Boof Bonser is scheduled to start, with Kyle Lohse getting the call for the Cards. Game time is set for 12:05 p.m. CT.

Maureen Mullen is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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