Raul Ibanez's RBI single put the Mariners ahead for good. (Tony Dejak/AP)
By Andrew Gribble / MLB.com
It took them 10 innings, but the Mariners claimed the game and the series when Raul Ibanez and Jamie Burke each drove in a run to pick up J.J. Putz after he gave up a two-run homer in the ninth. Jarrod Washburn went 6 2/3 innings and left in line for the win before the Tribe rallied.
BATTING 2B: Suzuki, I (15, Betancourt, R). HR: Hulett (1, 3rd inning off Reyes, A, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Ibanez 3; Beltre, A; LaHair; Lopez, Jo; Clement; Suzuki, I 4; Hulett 5; Burke, J. RBI: Hulett (1), Beltre, A (66), Ibanez (93), Burke, J (6). 2-out RBI: Burke, J. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Betancourt, Y; Hulett. SAC: Reed, J. SF: Beltre, A. GIDP: Beltre, A. Team RISP: 3-for-6. Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING CS: Ibanez (4, 2nd base by Reyes, A/Shoppach).
FIELDING Outfield assists: Reed, J (Shoppach at home). DP: (Washburn-LaHair).