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Toronto triumph
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Blue Jays 5, Mariners 4
David Purcey struck out four and walked two against the Mariners. (Fred Thornhill/AP)
Adam Lind hit two crucial homers, including the game-winner in the 10th to beat the Mariners. Starter David Purey lasted just 5 1/3 innings, but reliever Jason Frasor struck out four in two scoreless frames to earn the win.
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Series at a glance:
SEA
Seattle (80-75)
Lost 2
Toronto 5, Seattle 4   TOR
Toronto (71-84)
Won 2
September 26, 2009
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Seattle
0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0   4 13 1
Toronto
0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 1   5 9 1
Standings thru 9/26/09  |  Recap: SEA | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Mariners stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Seattle AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Suzuki, I, RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .353
  Saunders, M, LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .227
Gutierrez, F, CF 4 2 3 0 1 0 3 .283
Lopez, Jo, 1B 5 0 3 0 0 1 1 .272
Sweeney, M, DH 5 0 2 1 0 1 3 .283
Hall, LF-RF 4 0 0 1 0 3 1 .206
Hannahan, 3B 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .215
Tuiasosopo, 2B 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 .267
Moore, A, C 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .231
Wilson, Jo, SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .201
Totals 39 4 13 3 2 9 17  

BATTING
2B: Gutierrez, F (21, Purcey), Moore, A (1, Purcey).
TB: Moore, A 3; Lopez, Jo 3; Wilson, Jo; Sweeney, M 2; Tuiasosopo 2; Gutierrez, F 4.
RBI: Sweeney, M (31), Moore, A (1), Hall (34).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney, M 2; Hannahan.
SAC: Wilson, Jo.
SF: Hall.
GIDP: Wilson, Jo, Gutierrez, F.
Team RISP: 3-for-11.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
E: Snell (1, missed catch).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bautista, RF 5 1 1 1 0 2 2 .230
Hill, A, 2B 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 .287
Lind, DH 4 2 3 3 1 0 0 .301
Wells, V, CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .262
Encarnacion, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .222
Overbay, 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .267
Snider, LF 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 .237
McDonald, Jo, SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .238
Phillips, K, C 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .214
  a-Barajas, PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
Totals 36 5 9 5 3 8 10  

a-Grounded out for Phillips, K in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Snider (12, Snell), Overbay (34, Snell), Hill, A (36, Lowe, M).
HR: Bautista (8, 6th inning off Snell, 0 on, 0 out), Lind 2 (32, 8th inning off Lowe, M, 1 on, 0 out; 10th inning off Kelley, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Lind 9; Encarnacion; Phillips, K; Bautista 4; Hill, A 2; Overbay 2; Snider 2.
RBI: Snider (26), Bautista (29), Lind 3 (109).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: McDonald, Jo 2; Bautista.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Wells, V (1, fielding).
Outfield assists: Snider (Lopez, Jo at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Hill, A-McDonald, Jo-Overbay, McDonald, Jo-Hill, A-Overbay).

 
Seattle IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Snell 6.2 5 2 1 2 7 1 4.86
Lowe, M (BS, 9) 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 1 3.23
Olson 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.70
Kelley (L, 5-4) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.63
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Purcey 5.1 9 3 3 2 4 0 5.28
Janssen 1.2 3 1 1 0 0 0 5.77
League 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.71
Frasor (W, 7-3) 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 0 2.56

Kelley pitched to 1 batter in the 10th.

WP: Purcey.
HBP: Moore, A (by League).
Pitches-strikes: Snell 106-67, Lowe, M 15-10, Olson 7-2, Kelley 15-9, Purcey 106-70, Janssen 27-18, League 18-10, Frasor 32-21.
Groundouts-flyouts: Snell 4-5, Lowe, M 1-0, Olson 1-0, Kelley 1-1, Purcey 5-3, Janssen 3-0, League 1-0, Frasor 1-0.
Batters faced: Snell 27, Lowe, M 6, Olson 2, Kelley 4, Purcey 26, Janssen 7, League 5, Frasor 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Lowe, M 2-0, Olson 1-0, Janssen 3-0.
Ejections: Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki ejected by HP umpire Brian Runge (5th)
Umpires: HP: Brian Runge. 1B: Tony Randazzo. 2B: Chris Guccione. 3B: Jerry Layne.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 3:11.
Att: 29,783.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
September 26, 2009
September 26, 2009

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