MLB Roundup: NoCal teams go 2-for-2 Tuesday |

MLB Roundup: NoCal teams go 2-for-2 Tuesday


HOUSTON -San Francisco’s great spring has led to a solid start.

Barry Zito pitched three-hit ball over six innings and four relievers finished up the Giants’ 3-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

Zito (1-0) struck out five before he was replaced by Waldis Joaquin. Joaquin, Dan Runzler, Sergio Romo and closer Brian Wilson combined for one hit in the last three innings. Wilson earned his second save.


OAKLAND – Mark Ellis hit a game-ending RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics to a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.

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