Found April 27, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
First, it was Sean Marshall allowing a three run homer to Angel Pagan in the ninth to propel the Giants to a 6-5 win over the Reds. Next, it was Brandon Allen of the Rays launching a moonshot two run homer off of Angels closer Jordan Walden to give the Rays a 4-3 victory. Finally, Mets rookie Kirk Nieuwenheuis singled off of Heath Bell of the Marlins to give New York a 3-2 victory in a ninth inning that saw Bell walk four Mets hitters and throw 46 pitches. Moral of the story: closers are expendable. Bell was a huge acquistion for the Marlins this offseason, and Marshall was acquired by the Reds from the Cubs and given a long-term extension. And of course, both of them blow saves....these things happen sometimes. Game of the Night: Mariners 5, Tigers 4. Seattle got three in the first on a Justin Smoak homer, and added another in the fourth on a Miguel Olivo homer (really). As they usually do though, the Tigers fought back, and tacked four on over the fifth and sixth innings to tie...
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