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Spring Training 2021: Rafael Ortega Hits Walk-Off Grand Slam, Cubs Beat A's

MESA, Ariz. (CBS) -- The Cubs hosted the Oakland A's in Mesa on Tuesday, and relied on the longball.

In the fourth inning, new Cubs left fielder Joc Pederson drilled a homer to center.

Pederson was two for three. He also had an RBI double in the fifth.

In the bottom of the seventh - the last inning – Rafael Ortega was the last batter. He cleared the bases with a walk-off grand slam.

The Cubs beat the A's 9-8.

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