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Mariners beat Angels 8-7 in extra innings

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SEATTLE, Wash. - Yuniesky Betancourt singled home Adrian Beltre with one out in the 12th inning to give the Seattle Mariners another wild win 8-7 win over the L.A. Angels.

Eric O'Flaherty is 7-0 with the win as Seattle won for the fifth time in six games. The Mariners won two of three against the Angels to pull within three games of the AL West leaders.

The Angels forced extra innings with three runs in the top of the ninth off J.J. Putz, the All-Star closer who had allowed one run in 25 innings entering the game. Gary Matthews Jr. hit a two-run home run to tie it.

(The Associated Press contributed to this story.)