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Mariners 8, Athletics 7

Mariners 8, Athletics 7

OAKLAND, Calif. — Chone Figgins doubled and tripled among his three hits and drove in two runs, and Seattle scored six in the fourth inning to back ace Felix Hernandez. Hernandez struggled in his season debut and nearly gave up an 8-2 lead. Cuban rookie Yoenis Cespedes hit his third home run for Oakland.

San Francisco AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Pagan cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 .200

Me.Cabrera rf 5 2 2 2 0 0 .400

Sandoval 3b 5 0 2 1 0 0 .400

Posey c 4 0 2 0 1 0 .500

A.Huff lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 .250

Belt 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .250

Theriot 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 .333

B.Crawford ss 4 0 0 1 0 2 .000

Lincecum p 2 0 0 0 1 1 .000

G.Blanco ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000

Totals 37 4 11 4 2 6

Arizona AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Bloomquist ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 .500

C.Young cf 4 1 1 2 0 0 .250

J.Upton rf 3 1 1 0 1 1 .333

M.Montero c 3 0 1 0 0 1 .333

Goldschmidt 1b 3 2 1 1 1 1 .333

Kubel lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .000

G.Parra lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000

R.Roberts 3b 4 0 1 2 0 1 .250

A.Hill 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .000

I.Kennedy p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000

Blum ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000

Totals 32 5 7 5 2 9

San Fran. 000 021 001— 4 11 3

Arizona 300 002 00x— 5 7 0

ESandoval (1), Posey (1), B.Crawford (1). LOBS.F. 9, Ariz. 7. 2BPagan (1), Me.Cabrera (1), Sandoval (1), J.Upton (1), R.Roberts (1). HRMe.Cabrera (1), off I.Kennedy; C.Young (1), off Lincecum; Goldschmidt (1), off Lincecum. RBIsMe.Cabrera 2 (2), Sandoval (1), B.Crawford (1), C.Young 2 (2), Goldschmidt (1), R.Roberts 2 (2). STheriot, I.Kennedy.

San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Lincecum L, 0-1 5L6 5 5 1 7 94 8.44

Mota1L1 0 0 1 0 16 0.00

AffeldtM0 0 0 0 0 12 0.00

HensleyM0 0 0 0 2 14 0.00

Arizona IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Knnedy W, 1-0 6M9 3 3 2 3 98 4.05

Paterson H, 1L0 0 0 0 0 9 0.00

Hernandez H, 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 9 0.00

Putz S, 1-1 1 2 1 1 0 1 14 9.00

HBPby Affeldt (M.Montero). T2:53. A49,130 (48,633).

San Francisco AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Pagan cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 .200

Me.Cabrera rf 5 2 2 2 0 0 .400

Sandoval 3b 5 0 2 1 0 0 .400

Posey c 4 0 2 0 1 0 .500

A.Huff lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 .250

Belt 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .250

Theriot 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 .333

B.Crawford ss 4 0 0 1 0 2 .000

Lincecum p 2 0 0 0 1 1 .000

G.Blanco ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000

Totals 37 4 11 4 2 6

Arizona AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Bloomquist ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 .500

C.Young cf 4 1 1 2 0 0 .250

J.Upton rf 3 1 1 0 1 1 .333

M.Montero c 3 0 1 0 0 1 .333

Goldschmidt 1b 3 2 1 1 1 1 .333

Kubel lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .000

G.Parra lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000

R.Roberts 3b 4 0 1 2 0 1 .250

A.Hill 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .000

I.Kennedy p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000

Blum ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000

Totals 32 5 7 5 2 9

San Fran. 000 021 001— 4 11 3

Arizona 300 002 00x— 5 7 0

ESandoval (1), Posey (1), B.Crawford (1). LOBS.F. 9, Ariz. 7. 2BPagan (1), Me.Cabrera (1), Sandoval (1), J.Upton (1), R.Roberts (1). HRMe.Cabrera (1), off I.Kennedy; C.Young (1), off Lincecum; Goldschmidt (1), off Lincecum. RBIsMe.Cabrera 2 (2), Sandoval (1), B.Crawford (1), C.Young 2 (2), Goldschmidt (1), R.Roberts 2 (2). STheriot, I.Kennedy.

San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Lincecum L, 0-1 5L6 5 5 1 7 94 8.44

Mota1L1 0 0 1 0 16 0.00

AffeldtM0 0 0 0 0 12 0.00

HensleyM0 0 0 0 2 14 0.00

Arizona IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Knnedy W, 1-0 6M9 3 3 2 3 98 4.05

Paterson H, 1L0 0 0 0 0 9 0.00

Hernandez H, 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 9 0.00

Putz S, 1-1 1 2 1 1 0 1 14 9.00

HBPby Affeldt (M.Montero). T2:53. A49,130 (48,633).

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