CLEVELAND After fighting back from a five-run deficit to tie the game in the seventh, reliever Octavio Dotel gave up three runs in the eighth, courtesy of a base-loaded double by Casey Blake.

Considering the veteran didnt look real sharp this spring with a 10.45 ERA in Cactus League play, not a real surprise.

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