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Colvin makes Cubs' roster

Updated: March 28, 2010, 8:00 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Tyler Colvin, the 13th overall pick in the 2006 draft who debuted with Chicago Cubs over six games last season, got another hit in Sunday's 1-0 win over the Seattle Mariners minutes after manager Lou Piniella said the 24-year-old had won a backup outfielder job.

Colvin, who got a chance this month with Xavier Nady rehabilitating, entered Sunday second in the Cactus League with a .475 batting average.

"If we can't take Colvin after the spring he's had, something's wrong," Piniella ...

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