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Athletics 8, Mariners 2

Athletics 8, Mariners 2

OAKLAND, Calif. — Josh Reddick and Yoenis Cespedes gave Brandon Maurer a rude welcome to the big leagues by hitting two-run homers off the rookie as the Athletics won back-to-back games to earn a split of the series. Maurer made the jump from Double A to the majors after a strong spring, the first Mariner to make the opening-day rotation without pitching in Triple A in 20 years.

Athletics 8, Mariners 2 04/04/13 [Last modified: Thursday, April 4, 2013 10:17pm]
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