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Astros throw another shutout, Sullivan homers

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Randy Ruiz had grown to expect that a phone call from his team's front office meant only one thing: pack your bags and get ready to move on to a new franchise.But after being released five times in 11 minor league seasons while playing for 10 different organizations, Ruiz hopes he's finally found some stability with the Toronto Blue Jays.The Blue Jays cleared a way for Ruiz to be a part-time first baseman and DH behind Lyle Overbay and Adam Lind after the team optioned Brian Dopirak to Triple-A Las Vegas on Thursday.Ruiz walked but was held hitless for just the second time this spring as seven Houston pitchers combined to throw the team's third exhibition shutout in a 3-0 win over the Blue Jays on Friday.Though his path to the Opening Day roster appears to be clear-cut, Ruiz says he wont be complacent."You never feel comfortable," the 32-year-old infielder said. "I just go out there and play hard. You never know what can happen in this game. I have my plan and my...

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