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Clearwater's Walker shuts out Devil Rays

Adam Walker pitched a six-hitter and Clearwater manager Bill Dancy earned his 1,500th victory, most in team history, as the Phillies beat the Devil Rays 3-0 Saturday.

Miguel Cairo, on rehab from the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, went 1-for-3 with a walk and a stolen base. Jason Michaels went 3-for-4 with a double, a triple and two runs scored for Clearwater, which scored three on nine hits off top prospect Jason Standridge (2-2).

SARASOTA 9, DUNEDIN 8: Jess Graham homered and drove in four runs and visiting Sarasota held off a late rally. Luis Rodriguez added a homer and two RBI. Mike Peeples and Mike Rodriguez homered for the Blue Jays.

TAMPA 5, LAKELAND 3: Rod Smith went 3-for-5 with a homer, and five pitchers combined to secure the win for the visiting Yankees. Randy Choate earned his first victory, and Josh Ellison got his 29th save.