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Hammer and Hank
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Rangers 6, Mariners 5
Josh Hamilton is greeted by Ian Kinsler after homering Wednesday. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Josh Hamilton hit a two-run homer in the fifth, tying the game at 3 before it went to extras. Then in the 11th, after the Mariners took the lead, Michael Young led off with a single and stole second, and Hank Blalock smacked a walk-off double.
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Series at a glance:
SEA
Seattle (16-18)
Lost 2
Texas 6, Seattle 5   TEX
Texas (19-14)
Won 3
May 13, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
Seattle
0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1   5 8 2
Texas
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2   6 11 1
Standings thru 5/13/09  |  Recap: SEA | TEX  |  Gameday  |  Mariners stats  |  Rangers stats
Seattle AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Suzuki, I, RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .308
Lopez, Jo, 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
Griffey Jr., DH 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .212
Beltre, A, 3B 5 2 1 1 0 1 1 .226
Branyan, 1B 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .286
Balentien, LF 5 1 1 1 0 1 1 .296
Johjima, C 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 .273
Gutierrez, F, CF 4 0 0 0 1 2 2 .260
Cedeno, R, SS 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .152
Totals 39 5 8 5 3 10 11  

BATTING
2B: Balentien (5, Wilson, C).
HR: Beltre, A (2, 2nd inning off McCarthy, 0 on, 0 out), Johjima (2, 4th inning off McCarthy, 1 on, 2 out), Branyan (8, 6th inning off McCarthy, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Cedeno, R; Beltre, A 4; Suzuki, I; Johjima 5; Balentien 2; Branyan 5.
RBI: Beltre, A (15), Johjima 2 (9), Branyan (16), Balentien (4).
2-out RBI: Johjima 2; Branyan.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cedeno, R; Beltre, A; Gutierrez, F.
SAC: Lopez, Jo; Branyan.
GIDP: Griffey Jr..
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Johjima (1, 2nd base off McCarthy/Saltalamacchia), Cedeno, R (1, 2nd base off Wilson, C/Saltalamacchia).

FIELDING
E: White (1, pickoff), Lopez, Jo (5, fielding).
PB: Johjima (1).

 
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kinsler, 2B 3 1 0 0 3 0 2 .319
Young, M, 3B 6 1 2 0 0 0 5 .344
Hamilton, CF 3 3 1 2 3 2 0 .243
Jones, An, RF 6 0 1 0 0 1 4 .300
Blalock, DH 6 0 1 2 0 2 4 .252
Byrd, LF 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 .302
Davis, C, 1B 5 0 1 1 0 2 1 .230
Saltalamacchia, C 4 0 2 0 1 1 4 .272
Andrus, SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .281
  a-Cruz, N, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .270
  Vizquel, SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .371
Totals 42 6 11 6 8 10 28  

a-Struck out for Andrus in the 10th.

BATTING
2B: Jones, An (7, Washburn), Young, M (13, Aardsma), Blalock (6, Morrow).
3B: Andrus (3, Washburn).
HR: Hamilton (4, 5th inning off Washburn, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Davis, C; Andrus 4; Hamilton 4; Jones, An 2; Blalock 2; Saltalamacchia 2; Young, M 3; Byrd.
RBI: Davis, C (18), Hamilton 2 (14), Andrus (8), Blalock 2 (23).
2-out RBI: Andrus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young, M 3; Andrus 2; Kinsler; Byrd.
Team RISP: 2-for-12.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
SB: Young, M (3, 2nd base off Morrow/Johjima).
CS: Saltalamacchia (1, 2nd base by Washburn/Johjima).

FIELDING
E: Young, M (3, throw).
DP: (Wilson, C-Andrus-Davis, C).

 
Seattle IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Washburn 6.0 7 4 4 4 5 1 3.11
Aardsma 1.1 1 0 0 2 2 0 1.72
White 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.93
Olson 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.57
Morrow (BS, 1)(L, 0-2) 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 6.75
 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
McCarthy 7.0 5 4 4 1 7 3 5.92
Guardado 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.75
O'Day 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.84
Wilson, C (W, 2-2) 2.0 2 1 0 1 0 0 4.20

Pitches-strikes: Washburn 110-66, Aardsma 33-18, White 23-13, Olson 22-14, Morrow 16-10, McCarthy 105-66, Guardado 9-6, O'Day 23-13, Wilson, C 25-15.
Groundouts-flyouts: Washburn 6-1, Aardsma 0-0, White 2-1, Olson 0-0, Morrow 0-1, McCarthy 7-5, Guardado 1-0, O'Day 1-1, Wilson, C 5-0.
Batters faced: Washburn 28, Aardsma 7, White 7, Olson 4, Morrow 4, McCarthy 27, Guardado 3, O'Day 5, Wilson, C 9.
Inherited runners-scored: White 1-0, O'Day 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Marvin Hudson. 1B: John Hirschbeck. 2B: Wally Bell. 3B: Marty Foster.
Weather: 89 degrees, clear.
Wind: 22 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:29.
Att: 25,865.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
May 13, 2009
May 13, 2009

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