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Franklin Gutierrez walk-off homer in 10th wins it for Mariners, 6-5

SEATTLE Franklin Gutierrez sent the ball soaring, watched its trajectory ascend and then outstretched his arms in a flying motion. He had just hit a walk-off solo home run in the 10th inning against the Toronto Blue Jays, giving the Mariners a 6-5 win, and his teammates were waiting to mob him at home plate. It capped a strange and eventful game that saw the Mariners record only the second 3-6-2-2 triple play in major-league history and watched them come back from an early deficit. Nelson Cruz tied the score in the seventh inning with a two-run home run to the upper deck in left field; it was crushed. It was Cruz's 25th home run this season, and his fourth since moving into the No. 3...

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