Hill's 4 RBIs, Cahill's strong outing lead Diamondbacks over Dodgers 9-1 in split-squad game
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Aaron Hill homered, doubled and singled while driving in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-1 in a split-squad game Sunday.
Trevor Cahill, the No. 2 starter in the Arizona rotation, allowed one hit in five scoreless innings, his best outing of the spring. He struck out five and walked two.
Hill's big day, in front of a record crowd of 12,809 at Salt River Fields, boosted his spring batting average to .452 with nine RBIs in 11 games.
Ted Lilly had a rough start for Los Angeles, allowing five runs and five hits in two-plus innings. He faced five batters without getting an out in Arizona's four-run third.
Dodgers slugger Matt Kemp hit his first home run of the spring.