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They made a movie about the Orioles' season so far, didn't they? Groundhog Day, where Bill Murray relives the same day over and over. And, you know, I think I might have written that before. It's ... getting ... allll ... soooo ... familiar (room spins, faints).

OK, I'm all right, now. For the second straight game, Seattle's Ichiro Suzuki doubled to drive in what would be the winning run as part of a four-run rally that wiped out an Orioles lead. The Mariners won, 5-4. The details this time were that the O's were ahead, 4-1, heading into the bottom of the seventh inning when their bullpen let them down for the umpteenth time this season.

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It was almost insulting -- although probably not intentional -- how casual Suzuki took it all.  Speaking through an interpreter, he said: "Today I thought, 'I want to hurry up and get something to eat.'"

Danys Baez (no hitters retired, three earned runs), Jamie Walker (one out, two hits, one earned run) and Chad Bradford (two outs, Suzuki's double) were the relievers in the seventh. Starter Brian Burres pitched 5 2/3 innings of one-run ball, although he threw 111 pitches. Kevin Millar broke out out of dreadful slump with a couple of doubles. The Orioles are in the midst of their third five-game losing streak of the season. Moving on ...

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* Arizona's Randy Johnson struck out eight San Francisco Giants in six innings to pass Roger Clemens on the all-time strikeout list. Johnson, who has 4,605 strikeouts, trails (but by a wide margin) only Nolan Ryan, who has 5,714. Of course, Clemens could get back in the hunt, depending on how his comeback with the Yankees goes. Johnson took a no-decision as the D-backs eventually won, 4-3, in 10 innings.

* And the San Diego Padres needed just two hits to edge the Los Angeles Dodgers, 1-0, and move into a first-place tie with Arizona in the tight NL West. Chris Young pitched seven innings of three-hit ball for the Padres. Jason Schmidt went six, giving up just one hit, only to see his team lose it in the eighth when San Diego's Marcus Giles singled in the game's only run off reliever Rudy Seanez.

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