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Hernandez wins 19th
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Mariners 4, Rangers 3
Ken Griffey Jr. and Ichiro Suzuki hug after the season-ending win. (John Froschauer/AP)
Felix Hernandez tied for the Major League lead in wins to bolster his Cy Young Award hopes, securing his 19th victory on the final day of the season. Ken Griffey (1-for-4) singled in what may be his final Major League at-bat.
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Series at a glance:
TEX
Texas (87-75)
Lost 2
Seattle 4, Texas 3   SEA
Seattle (85-77)
Won 2
October 4, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0   3 4 0
Seattle
0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 X   4 8 1
Standings thru 10/4/09  |  Recap: TEX | SEA  |  Gameday  |  Rangers stats  |  Mariners stats
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Borbon, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .312
Andrus, SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .267
Murphy, Dv, LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .269
Blalock, 1B 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .234
Kinsler, 2B 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 .253
Davis, C, DH 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .238
Teagarden, C 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 .217
Gentry, RF 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .118
German, E, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304
Totals 30 3 4 3 1 7 4  

BATTING
2B: Murphy, Dv (24, Hernandez, F), Kinsler (32, Hernandez, F).
TB: Kinsler 2; Davis, C; Borbon; Murphy, Dv 2.
RBI: Gentry (1), Davis, C (59), Teagarden (24).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blalock; German, E.
SAC: Teagarden.
Team RISP: 0-for-5.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
CS: Borbon (4, 2nd base by Batista/Johnson, Ro).

 
Seattle AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Suzuki, I, RF 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .352
Gutierrez, F, CF 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .283
Lopez, Jo, 2B 4 0 1 2 0 1 2 .272
Griffey Jr., DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .214
  1-Saunders, M, PR-DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
Beltre, A, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .265
Hall, LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .201
  Langerhans, LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .218
Hannahan, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .213
Wilson, Jo, SS 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 .219
Johnson, Ro, C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .213
Totals 31 4 8 4 1 8 9  

1-Ran for Griffey Jr. in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Gutierrez, F (24, Feldman), Lopez, Jo (42, Feldman).
TB: Lopez, Jo 2; Wilson, Jo 3; Suzuki, I; Griffey Jr.; Gutierrez, F 3.
RBI: Gutierrez, F 2 (70), Lopez, Jo 2 (96).
2-out RBI: Gutierrez, F 2; Lopez, Jo 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lopez, Jo; Griffey Jr.; Gutierrez, F.
SAC: Johnson, Ro.
Team RISP: 3-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Wilson, Jo (1, 2nd base off Feldman/Teagarden).

FIELDING
E: Wilson, Jo (6, fielding).

 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Feldman (L, 17-8) 6.0 6 4 4 1 4 0 4.08
O'Day 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.84
Wilson, C 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.81
 
Seattle IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hernandez, F (W, 19-5) 6.2 3 3 2 1 6 0 2.49
Messenger (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.35
Batista (H, 14) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.04
Aardsma (S, 38) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.52

Pitches-strikes: Feldman 92-60, O'Day 17-10, Wilson, C 12-8, Hernandez, F 107-72, Messenger 4-2, Batista 10-7, Aardsma 14-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Feldman 7-2, O'Day 1-1, Wilson, C 0-0, Hernandez, F 10-2, Messenger 0-0, Batista 0-0, Aardsma 2-0.
Batters faced: Feldman 25, O'Day 5, Wilson, C 3, Hernandez, F 25, Messenger 1, Batista 3, Aardsma 3.
Umpires: HP: Greg Gibson. 1B: Tim McClelland. 2B: Andy Fletcher. 3B: Ted Barrett.
Weather: 62 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, L to R.
T: 2:24.
Att: 32,274.
Venue: Safeco Field.
October 4, 2009
October 4, 2009

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