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Mariners miss sweep
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Rays 7, Mariners 0
Kenji Johjima readies himself at home plate, but the Rays score. (Steve Nesius/AP)
The Mariners, who enjoyed an offensive outburst in the first two games against the Rays, couldn't muster a hit until the fourth inning. Starter Miguel Batista was unable to notch win No. 1 of the season after Tampa Bay went wild in the seventh inning.
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Series at a glance:
SEA
Seattle (4-6)
Lost 1
Tampa Bay 7, Seattle 0   TB
Tampa Bay (4-5)
Won 1
April 10, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Seattle
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 3 0
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 1 0 1 5 0 X   7 10 0
Standings thru 4/10/08  |  Recap: SEA | TB  |  Gameday  |  Mariners stats  |  Rays stats
SeattleABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Suzuki, CF3000111.286
Lopez, 2B3000011.306
  b-Bloomquist, PH-SS1000000.000
Beltre, 3B4020010.316
Ibanez, LF2010110.250
  Jimerson, LF1000001.000
Sexson, 1B3000113.206
Vidro, DH3000002.139
Morse, RF2000111.143
Johjima, C3000011.071
Betancourt, SS2000001.324
  a-Cairo, PH-2B1000000.000
Totals280304711 

a-Lined out for Betancourt in the 8th. b-Popped out for Lopez in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Beltre 2; Ibanez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morse; Vidro; Suzuki.
GIDP: Sexson; Jimerson.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Beltre (1, 2nd base off Jackson/DiFelice).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B3120212.222
Crawford, LF5120002.195
Pena, 1B4100024.176
Upton, CF5112013.219
Hinske, 3B4111012.316
Gomes, DH2220200.294
Haynes, RF3000013.154
  a-Ruggiano, PH-RF0001100.333
DiFelice, C4023002.429
Bartlett, SS4000013.194
Totals3471075721 

a-Walked for Haynes in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Gomes (1, Batista).
HR: Hinske (2, 4th inning off Batista, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Iwamura 2; Crawford 2; Upton; Hinske 4; Gomes 3; DiFelice 2.
RBI: Hinske (3), DiFelice 3 (3), Upton 2 (6), Ruggiano (1).
2-out RBI: DiFelice.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Upton 2; Pena; Iwamura.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Iwamura (1, 2nd base off Batista/Johjima).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Bartlett-Iwamura-Pena 2).

 
SeattleIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Batista (L, 0-2)6.08443416.00
O'Flaherty 0.113310020.25
Corcoran 0.21001200.00
Lowe 1.00000105.40
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jackson (W, 2-0)8.02004600.64
Miller 1.01000106.00

Batista pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

WP: Jackson.
IBB: Gomes (by O'Flaherty).
HBP: Pena (by O'Flaherty).
Pitches-strikes: Batista 107-63, O'Flaherty 13-6, Corcoran 15-7, Lowe 8-6, Jackson 99-61, Miller 13-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Batista 8-6, O'Flaherty 1-0, Corcoran 0-0, Lowe 0-2, Jackson 7-11, Miller 2-0.
Batters faced: Batista 29, O'Flaherty 4, Corcoran 4, Lowe 3, Jackson 29, Miller 3.
Inherited runners-scored: O'Flaherty 2-2, Corcoran 3-3.
Umpires: HP: Brian Knight. 1B: Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B: Marvin Hudson. 3B: Randy Marsh.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:23.
Att: 11,898.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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