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  1. With special a two-level "Kings Court" and "High Court" cheering section behind him, Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) throws against the Oakland Athletics in the eighth inning of a baseball game on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Seattle. The Mariners won 3-2. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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    SEATTLE, WA - JULY 11: Fans in the King's Court section cheer after Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics struck out against starting pitcher Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners in the sixth inning at Safeco Field on July 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

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  2. SEATTLE, WA - JULY 11: Nick Punto #1 of the Oakland Athletics reacts after he was called out on strikes to end the game in a 3-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on July 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

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    Oakland Athletics' Nick Punto throws his helmet to the dirt after he was called out on strikes to end the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Friday, July 11, 2014, in Seattle. The Mariners won 3-2. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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  3. Oakland Athletics' Nick Punto throws his helmet to the dirt after he was called out on strikes to end the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Friday, July 11, 2014, in Seattle. The Mariners won 3-2. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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    Oakland Athletics' Nick Punto's helmet bounces off the dirt in front of Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino, right, after Punto threw it down when he was called out on strikes to end the ninth inning of a baseball game on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Seattle. The Mariners won 3-2. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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  4. Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin, left, argues with home plate umpire James Hoye, right, as they leave the field after Athletics' Nick Punto was called out on strikes to end the baseball game against the Seattle Mariners in the ninth inning on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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    Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin, left, argues with home plate umpire James Hoye, second from left, as they leave the field after Athletics' Nick Punto was called out on strikes to end the baseball game against the Seattle Mariners in the ninth inning on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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  5. SEATTLE, WA - JULY 11: Manager Bob Melvin #6 of the Oakland Athletics argues with home plate umpire James Hoye #92 after Nick Punto #1 was called out on strikes to end the game in a 3-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on July 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

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    Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija throws in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Friday, July 11, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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