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Mariners lineup vs. the despicable Angels

For whatever reaason - maybe you have a thought on this - many Seattle Mariners fans consider the Texas Rangers to be competitors and the Los Angeles Angels worthy of their hatred.

Well, the Mariners beat those Angels, who at various times were the California Angels, the Anaheim Angels and the Los Angeles Angeles of Anaheim, on Monday. They'll try to take Game 2 of this three-game series tonight, with a lineup that puts John Jaso behind the plate, Jesus Montero at DH and Brendan Ryan at shortstop.

Here's tonight's lineup:

 Ichiro Suzuki      RFDustin Ackley     2BKyle Seager         3BJesus Montero          DHJustin Smoak     1BJohn Jaso          CMike Carp          LFMichael Saunders   CFBrendan Ryan           SS Blake Beavan           RHP