Fans cheer as Raul Ibanez rounds the bases after hitting a walk-off blast. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
By Jim Street / MLB.com
After Yuniesky Betancourt tied the game with a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning, Raul Ibanez stroked a walk-off homer to lead off the ninth. The Mariners were in a position to win thanks to Felix Hernandez, who held the Rays to one run in a stellar eight-inning outing.
BATTING 2B: Navarro, D (19, Hernandez, F). TB: Navarro, D 2; Longoria; Crawford,
C; Pena, C; Zobrist. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Upton, B; Hinske; Navarro, D. GIDP:
Iwamura, Pena, C. Team RISP: 0-for-8. Team LOB: 6.
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