Sweeney Has 4 Hits as M's Win, 7-4

Mike SweeneySportsFootballSan Diego PadresSeattle MarinersJon Garland

Jon Garland accomplished what he wanted inhis first spring outing for the San Diego Padres Saturday, inducingthe Seattle Mariners to hit groundballs and rely on his defense.

He did that a little too well. In the second inning, he took aone-hopper off the inside of his left knee, setting up the lone runto score off him in the Mariners' 7-4 victory.

Garland gave up a run and two hits in two innings.

Mike Sweeney had four hits including a home run and three RBIs.

It also was the first outing for Mariners starter Ian Snell, whoallowed one run and three hits over two innings.

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