Soler homers as Cubs beat Diamondbacks 15-4
MESA, Ariz. (AP) Jorge Soler hit a two-run homer off Archie Bradley, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 15-4 at spring training on Thursday night.
Soler capped Chicago's five-run first with a drive to right-center for his second spring homer. He also had a run-scoring double in the third.
Chicago right-hander Jason Hammel struck out six while pitching four innings of one-run ball. He allowed five hits and walked none.
Bradley was charged with six runs in 2 1-3 innings. He struck out three and walked three.
Jean Segura singled and scored in the first for Arizona, then homered in the fifth off Drew Rucinski.