Ian Snell walked three opposing batters and struck out three. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
By Jim Street / MLB.com
Ian Snell tossed a quality start -- the fourth straight by a Mariner -- and stood to win, but with a one-run lead in the eighth, the bullpen faltered. Mark Lowe yielded the tying run and David Aardsma gave up the winning run in the ninth. The Mariners will finish the season in third place.
a-Walked for Vizquel in the 8th. 1-Ran for Jones, An in the 8th. 2-Ran for Davis, C in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Teagarden (13, Snell), Jones, An (17, Lowe, M), Andrus (16, Messenger). TB:
Andrus 2; Davis, C 3; Jones, An 2; German, E; Borbon 3; Young, M 2; Teagarden 3; Byrd 3. RBI: Vizquel
(14), Borbon (20), Davis, C (58), Young, M (68), Teagarden (23), Andrus 2 (39). 2-out RBI: Borbon;
Young, M; Teagarden; Andrus 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kinsler; Jones, An; Davis,
C; Murphy, Dv; Borbon. SAC: Kinsler. GIDP: Jones, An. Team RISP:
6-for-15. Team LOB: 12.
BATTING 2B: Gutierrez, F (23, McCarthy), Wilson, Jo (10, McCarthy), Beltre, A (26, Wilson, C). TB:
Beltre, A 3; Carp 3; Lopez, Jo 2; Wilson, Jo 2; Gutierrez, F 2. RBI: Beltre, A (44), Carp 2 (5), Lopez,
Jo (94). 2-out RBI: Lopez, Jo. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Beltre,
A; Sweeney, M. GIDP: Moore, A. Team RISP: 4-for-9. Team LOB: 5.
Beltre, A (13, 3rd base off Wilson, C/Teagarden).