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Texas Rangers v Seattle Mariners - August 27th

Rangers beat Mariners on controversial balk call

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    Starting pitcher Derek Holland #45 of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Mitch Moreland #18 of the Texas Rangers hits an RBI single in the second inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Mitch Moreland #18 of the Texas Rangers steals second base against shortstop Brendan Ryan #26 of the Seattle Mariners in the second inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Right fielder Franklin Gutierrez #21 of the Seattle Mariners crashes into the wall as he makes a leaping catch on a deep fly off the bat of David Murphy of the Texas Rangers in the fourth inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Right fielder Franklin Gutierrez #21 of the Seattle Mariners crashes into the wall as he makes a leaping catch on a deep fly off the bat of David Murphy of the Texas Rangers in the fourth inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Justin Smoak #17 of the Seattle Mariners hits an RBI sacrifice fly in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. Kyle Seager #15 scored from third on the play. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma #18 of the Seattle Mariners pitches against the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Center fielder Leonys Martin #2 of the Texas Rangers leaps for a home run ball off the bat of Franklin Gutierrez of the Seattle Mariners in the third inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Franklin Gutierrez #21 of the Seattle Mariners rounds the bases after hitting a home run in the third inning against the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Alex Rios #51 of the Texas Rangers is congratulated by teammates after scoring on an RBI single by Mitch Moreland against the Seattle Mariners in the second inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Center fielder Leonys Martin #2 of the Texas Rangers makes a leaping catch of a fly ball off the bat of Humberto Quintero of the Seattle Mariners in the fourth inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Left fielder Michael Morse #38 of the Seattle Mariners crashes into the wall while attempting to catch a double by Alex Rios of the Texas Rangers in the second inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers ducks out of the way of a pitch that grazed his shoulder as catcher Humberto Quintero #35 of the Seattle Mariners reaches to make the catch in the eighth inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Closing pitcher Danny Farquhar #40 of the Seattle Mariners reacts after being called for a balk allowing Ian Kinsler of the Texas Rangers to score and take a 4-3 lead in the tenth inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
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    Relief pitcher Neal Cotts #565 of the Texas Rangers reacts after failing to throw out Dustin Ackley of the Seattle Mariners on a bunt play in the ninth inning at Safeco Field on August 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)