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Royals adjust pitching plans after rainouts

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Rainouts in the early innings of both ends of a day-night doubleheader Friday had the Royals doing some juggling with pitchers so they could get their work in Saturday.

Closer Greg Holland and reliever J.C. Gutierrez, bumped out of Friday night's game against the Rockies, were moved into Saturday's game against the Giants.

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Five pitchers -- Everett Teaford, Blaine Boyer, Chris Dwyer, Justin Marks and Brian Sanches -- were sent to the Minor League camp to throw in intrasquad games.

Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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