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Mariners Lose On Walk-Off Home Run

Courtesy AP

CLEVELAND (AP) - Jason Kipnis' three-run homer in the 10th inning gave the Cleveland Indians a 6-3 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
 
Kipnis' home run came on an 0-1 pitch from Lucas Luetge and capped a two-out rally that began with a walk and an infield hit.
 
The Indians have won 15 of 19 and are 10-2 at Progressive Field since April 30.
 
Vinnie Pestano (1-0), activated from the disabled list before the game, worked around a one-out walk in the 10th.
 
Drew Stubbs, who homered in the fifth, drew a walk off Luetge (0-1). Stubbs broke for second with a 1-2 count on Michael Bourn, and Luetge threw to first baseman Justin Smoak, but Stubbs beat the throw to shortstop Brendan Ryan.
 
Bourn hit a slow roller past the mound and second baseman Dustin Ackley's throw to first was late. Kipnis followed with his seventh homer.

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