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SEATTLE -- The Seattle Mariners stayed in the AL playoff race Saturday night, forcing the chase down to the final day when Austin Jackson barely beat a double-play relay in the 11th inning to edge the Los Angeles Angels 2-1. The Mariners moved within one game of Oakland for the second AL wild-card spot. The As lost 5-4 at Texas. Seattle ace Felix Hernandez will start against the AL West champion Angels on Sunday, the last scheduled day of the regular season. Brad Miller hit a one-out double in the Seattle 11th off Mike Morin (4-4) and Chris Taylors short fly to centre fell in for a single, sending Miller to third. Jackson, who had twice previously been the third out in innings when Seattle stranded runners on third, hit a grounder to second. The Angels got the forceout at second, but the relay throw was a shade late as the speedy Jackson crossed the bag. Miller raised his arms as he scored the winning run. Dominic Leone (8-2) pitched the 11th to earn the win. Seattle entered the game needing to win its final two games and Oakland to lose its final two in order to tie for the second AL wild-card spot and force a one-game playoff Monday. The Athletics loss in Texas finished at nearly the same moment as Seattle tied the game at 1 on Logan Morrisons RBI double in the seventh. The Mariners werent able to pull ahead iied out. The Angels, who clinched home-field advantage in the playoffs Friday, pulled most of their regulars in the seventh and eighth innings. TRAINERS ROOM: Angels: OF Josh Hamilton, who has played just one game since Sept. 4 due to a sore muscle in his side and a sore shoulder, will hit from a tee and take soft toss tomorrow, manager Mike Scioscia said. ... RHP Matt Shoemaker (oblique) felt good after a long-toss session Saturday and may throw from a mound Sunday. Mariners: Starter Hisashi Iwakuma left Fridays game in the middle of an at-bat in the seventh inning with discomfort in his side but is fine, manager Lloyd McClendon said. UP NEXT: Angels: RHP Cory Rasmus (3-1) will take the mound for Los Angeles final regular season game. It will be the sixth start for Rasmus, who is 0-0 with a 1.69 ERA as a starter. Mariners: Hernandez (14-6) has a chance to take the American League ERA title Sunday. A scoring decision Saturday charged Hernandez with an error in Tuesdays 10-2 loss at Toronto, a play originally called a hit. The change removed four earned runs from Hernandezs record, dropping his ERA from 2.34 to 2.18 going into his final start of the regular season. Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox, who made his final scheduled start Wednesday, leads the AL at 2.17. Robert Williams Jersey . Didnt need any help this time. Wood beat Cincinnati for the first time in his career, repeatedly pitching out of threats for seven innings, and Chicago stalled the Reds week-long surge with a 2-0 victory Monday night. Bob Cousy Jersey .35 million. The right-hander had agreed last February to a deal that pays him $3.775 million this year and allows him to earn an additional $225,000 in bonuses based on games finished. http://www.shopceltics.com/Cheap-Greg-Mo...cs-Jersey/ . -- A year ago, Flavia Pennetta was close to retiring from tennis. Larry Bird Jersey . PAUL, Minn. Robert Parish Jersey . Maximilian Arnold put Wolfsburg ahead in the eighth minute, when the stationary Fallou Diagne allowed him to guide Patrick Ochs cross beyond the helpless Freiburg goalkeeper, and Ivica Olic doubled the lead three minutes later after Luiz Gustavo did well to set him up.LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Jimmy Vaccaro thought he would offer bettors a little fun a€” and a long-shot chance at some real cash a€” when he put up a proposition this week at 25-1 odds on the Jacksonville Jaguars going winless this season.What he didnt think was that ' ' '
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