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  • New-look Mariners maul Angels late

  • ANAHEIM, Calif. — Abraham Almonte hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the seventh inning and Felix Hernandez struck out 11 in the new-look Seattle Mariners' 10-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
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  • ANAHEIM, Calif. — Abraham Almonte hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the seventh inning and Felix Hernandez struck out 11 in the new-look Seattle Mariners' 10-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
    Justin Smoak hit a three-run homer and Dustin Ackley had a three-run triple while the Mariners batted around in the ninth inning, roaring back from an early two-run deficit for their eighth straight victory on opening day.
    Robinson Cano went 2 for 4 with a double and an intentional walk in the $240 million second baseman's debut for new Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon.
    The Angels' evening got off to an ominous start when hitting coach Don Baylor broke his right leg while catching Vladimir Guerrero's ceremonial first pitch.
    Hernandez (1-0) gave up four hits over six innings in his seventh opening day start for the Mariners, passing Randy Johnson for the club record.
    Orioles 2, Red Sox 1
    At Baltimore, Nelson Cruz celebrated his Baltimore debut by hitting a tiebreaking homer in the seventh off Jon Lester (0-1) of World Series champion Boston.
    Signed as a free agent in February, Cruz hit 27 homers last year with Texas during a season marred by a 50-game suspension stemming from an investigation of performance-enhancing drugs.
    Tigers 4, Royals 3
    At Detroit, Alex Gonzalez drove in the winning run in his Detroit debut, lining a single to left off Greg Holland in the ninth.
    Acquired by Detroit in late March following an injury to shortstop Jose Iglesias, Gonzalez made a costly error in Kansas City's three-run fourth but made up for that with a tying triple in the seventh. He then singled with men on first and third in the ninth, giving Brad Ausmus a win in his first game since replacing Jim Leyland as the Tigers' manager.
    Rays 9, Blue Jays 2
    At St. Petersburg, Fla., David Price (1-0) allowed two runs and six hits over 71/3 innings to beat R.A. Dickey in a matchup of 2012 Cy Young Award winners.
    White Sox 5, Twins 3
    At Chicago, Alejandro De Aza hit two homers, and Jose Abreu had two hits in his major league debut.
    Chicago's Paul Konerko got a loud ovation before what was likely his final opener, although he wasn't in the lineup. The White Sox are coming off a 63-99 season, their poorest record since 1970.
    Indians 2, Athletics 0
    At Oakland, Calif., Nyjer Morgan hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth inning against new Athletics closer Jim Johnson and the Indians sent Oakland to its major league-record 10th straight opening loss.
    National League
    Giants 9, Diamondbacks 8
    At Phoenix, Buster Posey hit a two-run homer off new Arizona closer Addison Reed in the ninth inning and the Giants rallied from four runs down to beat the Diamondbacks.
    Miguel Montero, who had three hits and reached base five times, homered to lead off the Arizona ninth and make it a one-run game.
    Brewers 2, Braves 0
    At Milwaukee, Ryan Braun drew a standing ovation in his return from a drug suspension, then was ruled out in the first call overturned under baseball's expanded replay system as Milwaukee beat the Atlanta.
    Braun went 1 for 4 and stole a base in the fourth inning that helped set up a two-run double by Aramis Ramirez.
    Cardinals 1, Reds 0
    At Cincinnati, Yadier Molina's homer broke a seventh-inning tie, leading St. Louis Cardinals to a victory over the Reds.
    Adam Wainwright (1-0) used his refined sinker to finally get the best of the Reds, who have hit him like no other team. Wainwright allowed three hits in seven innings, fanning nine.
    Pirates 1, Cubs 0, 10 innings
    At Pittsburgh, Neil Walker homered off Carlos Villanueva leading off the 10th inning, and the Pirates benefited from an overturned to call to beat the Cubs 1-0 on opening day.
    Reliever Bryan Morris (1-0) won with the help of an overturned pickoff call in the top of the 10th under Major League Baseball's new replay system. Starter Francisco Liriano and four relievers combined for 11 strikeouts.
    Marlins 10, Rockies 1
    At Miami, Jose Fernandez struck out nine and allowed one run in six innings, and Marlins newcomer Casey McGehee drove in four runs with two doubles to help Miami beat the Rockies.
    Nationals 9, Mets 7, 10 innings
    At New York, Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and drove in a career-high four runs, twice rallying the Nationals against the Mets' suspect bullpen for an opening-day victory.
    Interleague
    Phillies 14, Rangers 10
    At Arlington, Texas, Jimmy Rollins hit a grand slam and pinch-hitter John Mayberry Jr. had a two-run double that put Philadelphia ahead for good over Texas.
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