Russell Martin’s walk-off home run in the 10th inning gave the New York Yankees a 2-1 win over the Oakland Athletics last night and a one-game lead over the Baltimore Orioles in the American League East.
The Baltimore Orioles beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2 in 18 innings to move into a tie for the lead in the American League East division with the New York Yankees, whose game last night was postponed because of rain.
The New York Yankees swept the Toronto Blue Jays in a doubleheader to take a half-game lead in the American League East division over the Baltimore Orioles, who defeated the Seattle Mariners in extra innings.
Rookie Miguel Gonzalez struck out a career-high nine batters in seven shutout innings and Mark Reynolds hit two home runs as the Baltimore Orioles beat the American League East-leading New York Yankees 6-1 in a Major League Baseball game.
The Baltimore Orioles shut out the Toronto Blue Jays 12-0 to move into a share of first place in the American League East with the New York Yankees, who lost their third game in a row, 5-2 to the Tampa Bay Rays.