Kenji Johjima clubbed a solo home run in the fourth inning on Thursday vs. the Tigers. (AP)
By Jim Street / MLB.com
Although Seattle aired it out early in Thursday's rain-soaked affair, collecting homers from Jose Lopez, Kenji Johjima, Mike Sweeney and Russell Branyan to build a four-run lead, Ryan Rowland-Smith was chased in the sixth and the bullpen came undone in the ninth.
BATTING 2B: Suzuki, I (25, Washburn). HR: Lopez, Jo (16, 3rd inning off Washburn, 1 on, 2 out),
Johjima (6, 4th inning off Washburn, 0 on, 1 out), Sweeney, M (5, 6th inning off Washburn, 0 on, 1 out), Branyan (28, 6th
inning off Washburn, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Suzuki, I 2; Lopez, Jo 4; Sweeney, M 4; Branyan 4; Johjima 4. RBI:
Sweeney, M 2 (21), Lopez, Jo 2 (73), Johjima (16), Branyan (71). 2-out RBI: Lopez, Jo 2. SAC: Gutierrez,
F. SF: Sweeney, M. Team LOB: 1.
FIELDING E: Lopez, Jo (13, fielding), Gutierrez,
F (7, throw).
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