The 2012 Major League season is under way. Here are some of the firsts of the new season:
Pitch: Called strike from A's Brandon McCarthy to Mariners' Chone Figgins, top of the first
Play: Figgins grounds out to A's shortstop Cliff Pennington, top of the first
Hit: Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki singles on soft grounder to A's shortstop Cliff Pennington, deflected by pitcher Brandon McCarthy, two outs in the bottom of the first
Homer: Mariners' Dustin Ackley hit to center field off Brandon McCarthy to lead off fourth inning
Run scored: Ackley's homer
Strikeout: Brandon McCarthy fans Justin Smoak swinging to end top of first inning
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