NEW YORK (AP) -Carlos Pena a three-run homer in a seven-run eighth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays roughed up Yankees youngster Ian Kennedy for six runs in a 13-4 win over New York on Friday night.
Yankees manager Joe Girardi was not in the dugout to watch the Rays batter New York pitching and hear the surly crowd serenade his team with repeated choruses of boos. Girardi missed his first game as New York's manager because of an upper respiratory infection.
The Rays took advantage of wildness from Kennedy (0-1) to score six times in the first three innings - five in the third. In all, the Rays had 15 hits off six Yankees pitchers.
The Yankees, who scored just eight runs in the first three games of the season, hit Andy Sonnanstine (1-0) hard in the bottom of the third and plated four runs on five hits. But he gave up only one other hit and struck out.
White Sox 8, Tigers 5
DETROIT (AP) - A.J. Pierzynski drove in five runs with three hits, including a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the seventh inning that led Chicago over Detroit.
The Tigers, the only winless team in the major leagues, are 0-4 for the first time since dropping their first nine games in 2003. That year, they lost an AL-record 119 times.
Ivan Rodriguez had three hits and drove two runs for Detroit.
Carlos Quentin also homered for Chicago.
Boone Logan (1-0) got the final three outs in the sixth. Bobby Jenks pitched a scoreless ninth for his second save in as many chances.
Jason Grilli (0-1) gave up three runs and five hits in one inning.
Blue Jays 6, Red Sox 3
TORONTO (AP) - Frank Thomas doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Shaun Marcum struck out eight and Toronto improved to 24-8 in home openers before a sellout crowd of 50,171.
Marcum (1-0) allowed three runs and three hits and walked just one over seven innings. The right-hander is 3-1 with a 3.00 ERA in four career starts against Boston.
Left-hander Brian Tallet worked the eighth and right-hander Jeremy Accardo finished it in the ninth for his second save in as many opportunities.
Matt Stairs hit a solo homer for Toronto.
J.D. Drew tied the game in the seventh with a two-out, three-run homer to right, his first. David Aardsma (0-1) replaced Wakefield to begin the seventh and walked the one batter he faced. He took the loss.
Athletics 6, Indians 3
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Justin Duchscherer allowed one run in five innings in his first start since 2003, helping Oakland beat Cleveland before leaving the game with biceps tendinitis.
A reliever the past four years before an offseason trade that sent staff ace Dan Haren to Arizona and opened a spot in the A's rotation, Duchscherer (1-0) struck out six and walked two. He left in the sixth after giving up back-to-back singles to Kelly Shoppach and Grady Sizemore.
Cleveland starter Paul Byrd (0-1) gave up five runs and eight hits while taking the loss.
Garko and Travis Hafner both homered for the Indians.
Rangers 11, Angels 6
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Ben Broussard hit a grand slam, Kason Gabbard threw seven shutout innings and Texas spoiled Los Angeles' home opener.
The Rangers built an 11-0 lead and the Angels didn't score until the ninth, when Howie Kendrick started a six-run outburst with a two-run triple off Dustin Nippert. Texas manager Ron Washington finally brought in closer Eddie Guardado, the third reliever in the inning, to get the final out.
Gabbard (1-0), who turns 26 on April 8, made his 20th major league start and scattered seven hits, struck out four, walked two and got three double-play grounders.
The Rangers' Josh Hamilton had an RBI triple and two-run double, and Ian Kinsler went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles and two RBIs.
Orioles 7, Mariners 4
BALTIMORE (AP) - Ramon Hernandez broke out of a hitless funk by going 3-for-4 with a home run, and Baltimore also got homers from Kevin Millar and Melvin Mora.
Luis Hernandez drove in two runs for the Orioles (2-1), who climbed over .500 for the first time since last April 25, when they were 11-10.
Adrian Beltre and Richie Sexson each hit two-run homers for the Mariners.
Former Mariners reliever George Sherrill, now Baltimore's closer, got the final two outs for his second save.
Orioles starter Steve Trachsel (1-0) gave up two runs and four hits in 5 2-3 innings. He outdid Seattle's Jarrod Washburn (0-1), who allowed three runs and six hits in five innings.
Twins 4, Royals 3
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Carlos Gomez went 3-for-4 with a double and two stolen bases and Scott Baker recovered from a sluggish first two innings to hand Kansas City its first loss.
Baker (1-0) gave up three runs on seven hits in 6 2-3 innings and Joe Nathan picked up his second save, but the news wasn't all good for the Twins. They lost Michael Cuddyer in the fourth inning to a dislocated and lacerated right index finger when he collided awkwardly with Alex Gordon on a head-first slide into third base. Cuddyer was taken to a hospital for X-rays.
Billy Butler had two hits and an RBI for the Royals (3-1), who entered the night as the last unbeaten team in the majors and were three games over .500 after sweeping the Tigers in Detroit.
John Bale (0-1) took the loss in his first major-league start since Sept. 18, 2003.

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