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Dodgers are getting down to it after splitting games Sunday
Dodgers are getting down to it after splitting games Sunday

It’s only spring training. It’s the refrain to temper expectations of a player scorching it in the exhibition season and to shrug off a veteran struggling. But spring training is serious stuff when you’re trying to make the club or earn a starting spot. The Dodgers have plenty of that going on in their bullpen, and one serious position battle. So from their perspective, these games do matter, and it is why the Dodgers splitting a pair of games Sunday -- defeating the Rangers, 10-5, at Camelback Ranch and losing to the Giants, 11-9, in Scottsdale -- were still noteworthy. The Dodgers have twice as many relievers as spots in the bullpen. With only a week remaining until...

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