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4/12/13: Raul Ibanez singles to center field off Yu Darvish to give the Mariners an early 1-0 lead over the Rangers in the first
4/6/13: Dustin Ackley's sharp grounder to first bounces off Jeff Keppinger's glove for an error, allowing Raul Ibanez to score in the second
4/17/13: Raul Ibanez hammers an RBI single down the first-base line off Max Scherzer to knot the score at one in the seventh inning
5/17/13: Raul Ibanez hits a two-run blast to right field, tying the score at 3 in the top of the sixth inning Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on January 19, 2000, that the 30 Ma
In explaining why he signed Raul Ibanez over a lefty-swinging DH group that included — among others — Johnny Damon, Hideki Matsui and Jason Giambi, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman emphasized Ibanez’s familiarity and ability to play the field regularly. The way Cashman figured, the 2012 Yankees would benefit from having...
The Mariners touched down in New York City on May 13 with Raul Ibanez in a funk. He was already playing more than he or the Mariners planned after he signed a one-year deal in the offseason. A night later, Ibanez went 2-for-4 with a homer in Yankee Stadium. It was the start of a two-month rampage. Ibanez homered twice Friday night in the Mariners’ 8-3 win over the Anaheim Angels at Safeco Field, helping Seattle snap a three-game losing streak. The 41-year-old’s average was just .194 when he hit the bright lights of New York. He … Read more »