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    Tuesday, April 8th (All times Eastern)

    LA Angels of Anaheim (3-4) at Seattle Mariners (4-2), 10:10 p.m.

    Probable Starting Pitchers: LA Angels - Hector Santiago (0-1, 7.20) Seattle - James Paxton (1-0, 0.00)

    (SportsNetwork.com) - Robinson Cano makes his home debut on Tuesday when the Seattle Mariners return to Safeco Field for the first of two games with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

    After spending his first nine years in New York with the Yankees, Cano signed the richest contract in Seattle history this offseason, agreeing to a 10-year, $240 million deal.

    "Not just the game in Seattle, but it's emotional for me," Cano said. "I'm very emotional and happy, because I'm starting with a new team for a long time and a new time in my career."

    Cano, who is hitting .391 with a pair of RBI thus far. wont be the only new face in Seattle on Tuesday, as new manager Lloyd McClendon will be introduced to the Mariners crowd after leading his team to four wins in their first six games.

    "I hope the players have created some excitement and I know they're hoping that the fans are excited," McClendon said. "These guys play hard and they try hard. Listen, I don't know how many wins we're going to have but I know we're going to have a pretty good team. I've got butterflies every day. I'm happy for my players."

    One player who should get a nice ovation on Tuesday will be 25-year-old lefty James Paxton, who was brilliant his first time out. Paxton went 3-0 in four starts last season and picked up right where he left off on Wednesday against the Angels, holding them to just two hits over seven scoreless innings.

    "I'm just keeping my plan the same," said Paxton, who also struck out nine in the win over the Halos. "If I see them start to make adjustments on me, that's when I have to adjust also. It's just going to be a bit of a chess match to see what happens and see where I have to go with how I'm pitching."

    Opposing Paxton will be the same pitcher who faced him last week, lefty Hector Santiago, who was on the wrong end of that one, surrendering four runs and seven hits in five innings.

    Los Angeles, though, has won three of four since a season-opening sweep at the hands of the Mariners. On Monday, Kole Calhoun homered and scored three runs to propel the Angels past the Houston Astros, 9-1.

    Raul Ibanez and Howie Kendrick each drove in three runs, while Josh Hamilton reached base in all five of his at-bats, doing so on a fielding error, a single, and three walks.

    "I think Josh is getting into good counts for the most part. Some of those at- bats have led to walks. Some have led to him to getting better pitches to hit," said Angels manager Mike Scioscia on Hamilton's performance at the plate.

    C.J. Wilson (1-1) pitched a strong eight innings, surrendering only one run on four hits with seven strikeouts and a walk. Ernesto Frieri came on to pitch the ninth and retired the side in order to ensure the win.

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      Watch & Win: Ticket to the Tampa Bay Rowdies

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      Great 38 News Now got an exclusive look at the newly renovated Al Lang Stadium while it was still under construction. More>>

      PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament Video included

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      PARC is a local non-profit organization whose goal is to turn disabilities into capabilities. They provide opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities to exercise their independence and experience life to the fullest.  More>>

      Trio talks about 900 mile trek across Florida

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      You may remember these familiar faces. Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and Joe Guthrie stopped by Great 38 News Now in January before they set off on their 900 mile trek across the state of Florida. More>>

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      • Few showers in Tampa Bay from system in Bahamas

        Few showers in Tampa Bay from system in Bahamas

        Wednesday, May 6 2015 3:50 AM EDT2015-05-06 07:50:32 GMT
        A few showers will push from the Atlantic across the state into the Tampa Bay area today. Watching low near the Bahamas for possible tropical development.
        A few showers will push from the Atlantic across the state into the Tampa Bay area today. Watching low near the Bahamas for possible tropical development.

      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Wednesday, March 18 2015 11:05 AM EDT2015-03-18 15:05:08 GMT
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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