YANKEES’ FRAZIER HITS WALK-OFF HOME RUN
NEW YORK» Clint Frazier hit a three-run homer off Corey Knebel with one out in the ninth, lifting the Yankees over the Brewers 5-3.
Frazier turned on a 1-0 pitch from Knebel (0-2) for his second career homer and first game-ending shot.
Frazier had three hits and a career-high four RBIS in his sixth game.
Dellin Betances struck out two in a perfect eighth for New York, and Aroldis Chapman (2-0) struck out the side in the ninth.
The NL Central-leading Brewers wasted an impressive showing by crafty lefthander Brent Suter.
Suter, a Harvard graduate who has never reach 90 mph in the majors, didn’t allow a hit until Frazier’s groundball single with two outs in the fifth. He pitched two-hit ball through six scoreless innings before the Yankees got to him for two runs in the seventh. Jared Hughes and Jacob Barnes then got the ball to Knebel.
All-star rookie Cody Bellinger drew a bases-loaded walk to force in the winning run in the 10th inning and the Dodgers rallied to beat the Royals 5-4. The Dodgers are the first team this season to reach 60 wins . … Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to keep up his road dominance and added a career-high three RBIS, Nick Markakis and Johnan Camargo each had three hits, and the Braves beat the Nationals 13-0. Teheran (7-6) gave up four hits while walking two and striking out five to improve to 6-0 in nine road starts this season. He singled twice against Stephen Strasburg to improve to 4-for-7 in his career against him. … Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki homered, helping Marcus Stroman and the Blue Jays beat the Astros 7-2. … Jonathan Schoop and Mark Trumbo each homered for Baltimore, Wade Miley produced his best start in more than five weeks and the Orioles beat the Twins 5-1. … Austin Hedges drove in the winning run for the second straight game and Jhoulys Chacin pitched 6L innings to lead the Padres to a 2-1 victory over the
Phillies. Carlos Asuaje added an RBI triple for the Padres. Chacin (8-7) allowed one run and three hits with six strikeouts and two walks. Aaron Nola (6-6) tied career-highs by going eight innings and striking out nine. … Paul Dejong homered as part of a four-hit game and Adam Wainwright won his third consecutive start as the Cardinals beat the
Mets 4-1. Wainwright (10-5) pitched 6M innings, lasting into the seventh for the third time in his last four starts. … Alex Cobb pitched two-hit ball into the eighth inning and the Rays beat the Red Sox 1-0. Cobb (7-6) retired 11 straight over one stretch. Alex Colome got the final four outs for his 24th save, finishing Tampa Bay’s three-hitter. … Gregory Polanco hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning and Ivan Nova pitched three-hit ball into the seventh, leading the Pirates to a 4-2 victory over the Cubs. … Mike Clevinger held Detroit to three hits in six innings and outpitched Justin Verlander, All-star Michael Brantley broke a scoreless tie with an RBI double, and the Indians defeated the 4-0.
Tigers FOOTNOTE Francona returns home from hospital.
Indians manager Terry Francona is resting at home following a heart procedure and four-day hospital stay. Francona, 58, was released from the Cleveland Clinic late Friday, one day after undergoing a cardiac ablation for an irregular heartbeat.