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1996 Season
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1996-04-22 Toronto Blue Jays 16 @ Seattle Mariners 7Final
1996-04-20 Toronto Blue Jays 3 @ Seattle Mariners 1Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1996-04-21 Seattle Mariners – 9 Toronto Blue Jays – 5 FINAL 18 8-10
Day Game | Streak: 1 | W: Johnson, L: Hanson
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FAN RATING
50%
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DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1996-04-21 | Time: 2:43 | Attendance: 34,915
At the ballpark in Seattle

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1996 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Sunday, April 21, 1996 (D) at Kingdome
TOR A    0  1  0    1  2  0    0  0  1  –   5  9  1
SEA A    1  5  0    2  0  1    0  0  x  –   9 13  1
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Nixon cf                      4   1   2   0       1   1       4   0
Brito dh                      2   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
  Delgado ph,dh               1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Samuel lf                     5   1   1   2       0   3       0   0
Carter 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       9   0
Sprague 3b                    2   0   0   0       2   2       3   2
R. Perez rf                   3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Green ph,rf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
O’Brien c                     4   0   1   1       0   0       4   1
Gonzalez ss                   4   1   1   0       0   1       4   4
Cairo 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Hanson p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carrara p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   9   4       4  10      24  11
FIELDING – 
DP: 2. Cairo-Gonzalez-Carter, Cairo-Gonzalez-Carter.
E: Sprague (2).
BATTING – 
2B: R. Perez (2,off Johnson); Cairo (2,off Johnson); O’Brien (3,off Johnson);
Gonzalez (4,off Charlton).
HR: Samuel (2,5th inning off Johnson 1 on 2 out).
SF: Delgado (2,off Charlton).
GDP: R. Perez (1,off Johnson).
Team LOB: 7.
Seattle Mariners             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cora 2b                       5   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Diaz lf                       4   2   1   1       0   0       2   0
Griffey cf                    4   3   2   3       1   0       3   0
E. Martinez dh                4   2   3   2       1   0       0   0
Buhner rf                     4   0   2   2       0   0       1   0
Sorrento 1b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       5   1
R. Davis 3b                   4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Wilson c                      3   0   1   0       1   1       9   1
Rodriguez ss                  1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Sojo ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Johnson p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Wells p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Charlton p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   9  13   9       4   3      27   8
FIELDING – 
DP: 1. Sojo-Cora-Sorrento.
E: Buhner (3).
BATTING – 
2B: R. Davis 2 (5,off Hanson 2); Diaz (2,off Hanson); E. Martinez (10,off Carrara).
HR: Griffey 2 (8,2nd inning off Hanson 1 on 2 out,4th inning off Hanson 0 on
0 out); E. Martinez 2 (5,2nd inning off Hanson 0 on 2 out,4th inning off
Hanson 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Diaz (1,by Hanson).
GDP: Diaz (2,off Hanson); Sojo (2,off Carrara).
IBB: Sorrento (3,by Carrara).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Diaz (1,2nd base off Hanson/O’Brien).
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hanson L(2-3)                 4    11   8   8   2   2   4  25
Carrara                       4     2   1   1   2   1   0  15
Totals                        8    13   9   9   4   3   4  40
HBP: Hanson (1,Diaz).
IBB: Carrara (2,Sorrento).
Seattle Mariners             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(4-0)                5     6   4   3   2   6   1  22
Wells                         3     1   0   0   2   2   0  12
Charlton                      1     2   1   1   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   5   4   4  10   1  39

Umpires: HP – Ted Barrett, 1B – Greg Kosc, 2B – Al Clark, 3B – Larry Barnett
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 34915
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Seattle Mariners         
1. Nixon               cf        Cora                2b
2. Brito               dh        Diaz                lf
3. Samuel              lf        Griffey             cf
4. Carter              1b        E. Martinez         dh
5. Sprague             3b        Buhner              rf
6. R. Perez            rf        Sorrento            1b
7. O’Brien             c         R. Davis            3b
8. Gonzalez            ss        Wilson              c
9. Cairo               2b        Rodriguez           ss
   Hanson              p         Johnson             p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Nixon grounded out (pitcher to first); Brito
struck out; Samuel popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 0, Mariners 0.

MARINERS 1ST: Cora flied to center; Diaz was hit by a pitch;
Griffey popped to third; Diaz stole second; E. Martinez walked;
Buhner singled to center [Diaz scored, E. Martinez to second];
Sorrento flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 0,
Mariners 1.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Carter lined to left; Sprague was called out on
strikes; R. Perez doubled to right [R. Perez scored (error by
Buhner) (unearned)]; O’Brien grounded out (second to first); 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Mariners 1.

MARINERS 2ND: R. Davis doubled to center; Wilson struck out;
Rodriguez singled to left [R. Davis scored]; Cora popped to
third [Rodriguez to second (error by Sprague)]; Diaz doubled to
right [Rodriguez scored]; Griffey homered [Diaz scored]; E.
Martinez homered; Buhner singled to left; Sorrento was called
out on strikes; 5 R, 6 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Mariners 6.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: SOJO REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING SS); Gonzalez
grounded out (first to pitcher); Cairo doubled to left; Nixon
struck out; Brito walked; Samuel struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Mariners 6.

MARINERS 3RD: R. Davis doubled to right; Wilson walked; On a
bunt Sojo singled to third [R. Davis to third, Wilson to
second]; Cora popped to shortstop; Diaz grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Sojo out at second]; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Mariners 6.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Carter singled to left; Sprague walked [Carter to
second]; R. Perez grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Carter to third, Sprague out at second];
O’Brien doubled to left [Carter scored]; Gonzalez was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Mariners 6.

MARINERS 4TH: Griffey homered; E. Martinez homered; Buhner
grounded out (third to first); Sorrento grounded out (second to
first); R. Davis popped to third; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 2, Mariners 8.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Cairo flied to right; Nixon singled to second;
Brito was called out on strikes; Samuel homered [Nixon scored];
Carter flied to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4,
Mariners 8.

MARINERS 5TH: CARRARA REPLACED HANSON (PITCHING); Wilson
grounded out (third to first); Sojo flied to center; Cora
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 4, Mariners 8.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: WELLS REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Sprague
walked; R. Perez popped to second; O’Brien popped to third;
Gonzalez forced Sprague (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Mariners 8.

MARINERS 6TH: Diaz flied to center; Griffey walked; E. Martinez
doubled to center [Griffey to third]; Buhner grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Griffey scored, E. Martinez to third];
Sorrento was walked intentionally; R. Davis was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Mariners 9.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Cairo lined to shortstop; Nixon walked; DELGADO
BATTED FOR BRITO; Delgado singled to right [Nixon to third];
Samuel struck out; Carter flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Blue Jays 4, Mariners 9.

MARINERS 7TH: DELGADO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); Wilson
singled to center; Sojo grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Wilson out at second]; Cora popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Mariners 9.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Sprague was called out on strikes; GREEN BATTED
FOR R. PEREZ; Green grounded out (pitcher to first); O’Brien
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Mariners 9.

MARINERS 8TH: GREEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Diaz grounded
out (second to first); Griffey popped to catcher; E. Martinez
grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 4, Mariners 9.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: CHARLTON REPLACED WELLS (PITCHING); Gonzalez
doubled to center; Cairo struck out (catcher to first); Nixon
singled to left [Gonzalez to third]; Delgado out on a sacrifice
fly to center [Gonzalez scored]; Samuel struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 5, Mariners 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        5   9   1    7
 Mariners         9  13   1    7