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Yanks taken off hook by relief and rook

After a flurry of runs early, Jason Vargas and the Yanks' bullpen put a cap on things until the seventh, when Eduardo Nunez put the Bombers in front to stay with his first big league hit. Ichiro hit two homers in defeat.

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MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
SeattleABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Suzuki, I, RF5332001.311
Figgins, 2B5010011.247
Branyan, DH5112011.241
Lopez, Jo, 3B4120001.241
Gutierrez, F, CF4010012.253
Kotchman, 1B4031001.223
Bard, C3000113.247
Saunders, M, LF4000026.222
Wilson, Jo, SS4010021.257
Totals3851251817.238
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Jeter, SS5121001.277
Swisher, RF3000101.292
Teixeira, 1B3111000.254
Cano, 2B4122002.324
Thames, M, DH4000012.302
Posada, C3212110.252
Kearns, LF3110020.281
Gardner, B, LF1110000.285
Granderson, CF4110001.247
Nunez, 3B3111000.250
Pena, R, 3B1001001.197
Totals349108248.267
BATTING
2B: Kotchman (17, Vazquez).
HR: Suzuki, I 2 (5, 1st inning off Vazquez, 0 on, 0 out; 3rd inning off Vazquez, 0 on, 0 out), Branyan (19, 1st inning off Vazquez, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Figgins; Wilson, Jo; Suzuki, I 9; Kotchman 4; Gutierrez, F; Lopez, Jo 2; Branyan 4.
RBI: Suzuki, I 2 (34), Branyan 2 (44), Kotchman (43).
2-out RBI: Kotchman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Wilson, Jo; Saunders, M 3.
GIDP: Figgins.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Kotchman (1, fielding).
Outfield assists: Suzuki, I (Granderson at 2nd base).

BATTING
2B: Teixeira (29, Vargas).
HR: Posada (14, 1st inning off Vargas, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Nunez; Posada 4; Cano 2; Teixeira 2; Jeter 2; Kearns; Gardner, B; Granderson.
RBI: Cano 2 (80), Posada 2 (43), Nunez (1), Jeter (56), Teixeira (89), Pena, R (16).
2-out RBI: Posada 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano.
SF: Teixeira.
Team RISP: 4-for-8.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
DP: (Jeter-Cano-Teixeira).

SeattleIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Vargas(L, 9-6)6.18770413.43
Wright, J0.21001004.65
Sweeney, B1.01201003.38
Totals8.010972413.89
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Vazquez3.08441235.05
Gaudin3.01000305.68
Logan(W, 1-0)1.00000002.70
Robertson, D(H, 12)0.21000203.63
Rivera(S, 25)1.12110101.18
Totals9.012551833.87
Vazquez pitched to 1 batter in the 4th.

Balk: Vargas.
HBP: Lopez, Jo (by Robertson, D).
Pitches-strikes: Vargas 100-66, Wright, J 16-6, Sweeney, B 22-13, Vazquez 65-39, Gaudin 40-28, Logan 7-5, Robertson, D 20-11, Rivera 27-17.
Groundouts-flyouts: Vargas 7-5, Wright, J 0-2, Sweeney, B 2-2, Vazquez 2-5, Gaudin 3-2, Logan 0-2, Robertson, D 0-0, Rivera 2-0.
Batters faced: Vargas 27, Wright, J 4, Sweeney, B 6, Vazquez 18, Gaudin 9, Logan 3, Robertson, D 4, Rivera 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Wright, J 2-2, Gaudin 1-0, Rivera 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Brian Knight. 1B: Sam Holbrook. 2B: Gerry Davis. 3B: Greg Gibson.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, L to R.
T: 2:54.
Att: 48,158.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
August 21, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media