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Bonderman's struggles lead to lopsided opener

Miguel Cabrera's two-run double in the fourth was all the Tigers could muster against Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, while Detroit right-hander Jeremy Bonderman was charged with 10 runs in four-plus innings.

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MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Jackson, A, CF4120010.325
Damon, LF4110021.200
Ordonez, RF3000002.341
Raburn, RF1010000.250
Cabrera, Mi, 1B4012012.395
Guillen, DH3110111.282
Inge, 3B3000012.324
Kelly, 3B1000011.222
Laird, C2010110.148
Avila, C1000001.111
Sizemore, S, 2B4011003.269
Everett, SS4000021.238
Totals3438321014.281
SeattleABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Suzuki, I, RF5221004.261
Figgins, 2B1101300.270
Gutierrez, F, CF5133012.409
Lopez, Jo, 3B4122002.295
Griffey Jr., DH4120002.261
a-Sweeney, M, PH-DH1000001.100
Bradley, LF4111012.147
Byrnes, LF1000000.091
Kotchman, 1B4210110.219
Johnson, Ro, C3211220.176
Wilson, Ja, SS2001012.176
Totals341112106615.243
a-Flied out for Griffey Jr. in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Cabrera, Mi (2, Hernandez, F), Laird (2, Hernandez, F), Guillen (3, Lowe, M).
TB: Jackson, A 2; Damon; Raburn; Cabrera, Mi 2; Guillen 2; Laird 2; Sizemore, S.
RBI: Cabrera, Mi 2 (11), Sizemore, S (4).
2-out RBI: Sizemore, S.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Inge; Sizemore, S 2; Cabrera, Mi.
GIDP: Sizemore, S.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Bonderman (1, pickoff), Laird (1, throw), Sizemore, S (3, throw).

BATTING
3B: Gutierrez, F (1, Bonderman).
TB: Suzuki, I 2; Gutierrez, F 5; Lopez, Jo 2; Griffey Jr. 2; Bradley; Kotchman; Johnson, Ro.
RBI: Gutierrez, F 3 (6), Lopez, Jo 2 (3), Figgins (3), Bradley (8), Johnson, Ro (2), Wilson, Ja (2), Suzuki, I (2).
2-out RBI: Gutierrez, F 2; Lopez, Jo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lopez, Jo; Bradley; Gutierrez, F; Griffey Jr.; Suzuki, I.
SAC: Wilson, Ja.
SF: Figgins; Wilson, Ja; Lopez, Jo.
Team RISP: 6-for-14.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Figgins (3, 2nd base off Bonderman/Laird), Suzuki, I (2, 3rd base off Bonderman/Laird).

FIELDING
PB: Johnson, Ro (2).
DP: (Hernandez, F-Wilson, Ja-Kotchman).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bonderman(L, 1-1)4.091084409.00
Thomas, B3.03112007.04
Bonine1.00000203.18
Totals8.0121196604.60
SeattleIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hernandez, F(W, 1-0)6.24222903.10
White1.12000000.00
Lowe, M1.02110104.91
Totals9.083321003.84
Bonderman pitched to 5 batters in the 5th.

Pitches-strikes: Bonderman 93-62, Thomas, B 52-25, Bonine 17-13, Hernandez, F 105-63, White 16-12, Lowe, M 18-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Bonderman 2-6, Thomas, B 3-6, Bonine 0-1, Hernandez, F 6-2, White 2-2, Lowe, M 1-0.
Batters faced: Bonderman 26, Thomas, B 15, Bonine 3, Hernandez, F 25, White 6, Lowe, M 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Thomas, B 3-3, White 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Brian Knight. 1B: Greg Gibson. 2B: Scott Barry. 3B: Gerry Davis.
Weather: 62 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:57.
Att: 40,001.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media