Billingsley stifles Cubs in long outing

Updated: March 18, 2010, 11:15 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Much-maligned right-hander Chad Billingsley had by far his best start of the spring, holding the Chicago Cubs to a run on five hits over 4 2/3 innings -- the longest outing by any Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher thus far.

Dodgers manager Joe Torre had said earlier in the day that he really wanted Billingsley to cut down on the number of pitches he throws so he can go deeper into a game, and Torre wasn't speaking generally so much as he was speaking about this particular ...

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