MESA, Ariz. -- Sonny Gray pitched into the third inning, Barry Zito went 2 2-3 innings and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 in an exhibition game Tuesday.
Trevor Cahill gave up a run and four hits over two innings in his second start for Arizona. He walked one and struck out two.
Gray gave up two runs and five hits in 2 1-3 innings for the A's. He struck Mark Trumbo twice and didn't walk a batter in his first spring appearance. Zito gave up two runs and three hits with a walk and a strikeout in his comeback after taking a year off.