Jay Buhner (19) lifts up Bret Boone as teammates rush onto the field after the Seattle Mariners defeated the Cleveland Indians at Safeco Field in Game 5 of the American League Divisional Series on Oct. 15, 2001. The Mariners would go on to lose to the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series, 4-1.
Jay Buhner (19) lifts up Bret Boone as teammates rush onto the field after the Seattle Mariners defeated the Cleveland Indians at Safeco Field in Game 5 of the American League Divisional Series on Oct. 15, 2001. The Mariners would go on to lose to the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series, 4-1. PETER HALEY phaley@thenewstribune.com, File
Jay Buhner (19) lifts up Bret Boone as teammates rush onto the field after the Seattle Mariners defeated the Cleveland Indians at Safeco Field in Game 5 of the American League Divisional Series on Oct. 15, 2001. The Mariners would go on to lose to the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series, 4-1. PETER HALEY phaley@thenewstribune.com, File

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