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TODAY'S WRAPS: July 26, 2007
Homers, Haren make A's happy
Taters do damage for A's
First baseman Nick Swisher blasted two home runs and collected four RBIs and second baseman Mark Ellis added a solo homer to help the A's take the series opener. Right-hander Dan Haren upped his record to 12-3 with seven innings of two-run ball.
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 Swisher's solo home run
 Swisher's three-run shot
 Ellis' solo homer
Athletics 6, Mariners 2
Nick Swisher's home runs were his 12th and 13th of the season. (Elaine Thompson/AP)
Series at a glance:
Seattle's skid sits at seven
Richie Sexson smacked a solo homer in the second inning to cut Seattle's early deficit and Adrian Beltre added an RBI single in the fifth inning, but the Mariners couldn't solve Dan Haren. Jeff Weaver allowed three runs on seven hits over 7 1/3 innings of work.
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 Sexson's homer
 Beltre's RBI single
OAK
Oakland (49-53)
Won 1
Oakland 6, Seattle 2   SEA
Seattle (54-46)
Lost 7
July 26, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Oakland
1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3   6 9 0
Seattle
0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   2 8 0
Standings thru 7/26/07  |  Gameday  |  Athletics Stats  |  Mariners Stats
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Buck, RF4000132.279
Swisher, 1B5334002.257
Cust, LF4010010.252
  Stewart, LF1000000.307
Piazza, DH4021000.305
Chavez, 3B4010003.240
Ellis, 2B4111002.260
Kotsay, CF3010100.226
Scutaro, SS2100201.240
Suzuki, C3100104.192
Totals346965414 

BATTING
2B: Kotsay (12, Weaver), Piazza (9, Weaver).
HR: Ellis (12, 2nd inning off Weaver, 0 on, 0 out), Swisher 2 (13, 5th inning off Weaver, 0 on, 2 out; 9th inning off Sherrill, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Swisher 9; Cust; Piazza 3; Chavez; Ellis 4; Kotsay 2.
RBI: Piazza (16), Ellis (46), Swisher 4 (51).
2-out RBI: Swisher 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Swisher; Suzuki 2.
GIDP: Chavez; Ellis.
Team LOB: 6.

 
SeattleABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Suzuki, CF5010002.344
Beltre, 3B3021112.277
Ibanez, LF3000122.257
Guillen, RF4010012.283
Vidro, DH4000014.299
Sexson, 1B4111010.205
Johjima, C4000010.269
Lopez, 2B4010010.268
Betancourt, SS3120000.281
  a-Broussard, PH1000001.280
Totals352822813 

a-Flied out for Betancourt in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Beltre (27, Haren), Lopez (13, Street).
HR: Sexson (17, 2nd inning off Haren, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Suzuki; Beltre 3; Guillen; Sexson 4; Lopez 2; Betancourt 2.
RBI: Sexson (53), Beltre (55).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Vidro 2; Beltre; Suzuki.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Sexson-Betancourt-Sexson, Lopez-Sexson-Betancourt).

 
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Haren (W, 12-3)7.07222712.42
Casilla (H, 6)1.00000101.30
Street 1.01000002.70
 
SeattleIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Weaver (L, 2-9)7.17333325.96
O'Flaherty 1.01000003.27
Reitsma 0.00222006.35
Sherrill 0.21110111.44

Reitsma pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.

WP: Haren.
IBB: Kotsay (by Weaver).
Pitches-strikes: Haren 107-67, Casilla 17-11, Street 11-8, Weaver 117-72, O'Flaherty 9-7, Reitsma 12-4, Sherrill 18-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Haren 9-5, Casilla 1-1, Street 2-1, Weaver 9-10, O'Flaherty 3-0, Reitsma 0-0, Sherrill 0-1.
Batters faced: Haren 30, Casilla 3, Street 4, Weaver 31, O'Flaherty 3, Reitsma 2, Sherrill 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Sherrill 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Mark Carlson. 1B: Angel Hernandez. 2B: Ted Barrett. 3B: Brian Knight.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:53.
Att: 34,251.

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