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Yankees rally past Dodgers in 10

| June 28, 2010 9:00 PM


Robinson Cano hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning after the Yankees rallied with four runs in the ninth off Dodgers closer Jonathan Broxton and visiting New York beat Los Angeles 8-6 Sunday night in a stunning ending to manager Joe Torre's first series against his old team.

Mark Teixeira led off the 10th with a single off Ramon Troncoso and Alex Rodriguez grounded into a force play. Torre brought in left-hander George Sherrill, whose second pitch was driven into the left-field pavilion by Cano for his 15th homer.

Phillies 11, Blue Jays 2: Jamie Moyer gave up his record-breaking 506th home run but was sharp otherwise, and Philadelphia received three runs from Ryan Howard in a victory over visiting Toronto.

Moyer's only mistake was a two-run homer by Vernon Wells in the third inning. Moyer passed former Phillies Hall of Famer Robin Roberts for the most homers allowed in a career.

Mets 6, Twins 0: Jeff Francoeur and David Wright each hit a two-run homer and New York beat visiting Minnesota.

Cubs 8, White Sox 6: Tyler Colvin and Alfonso Soriano homered and the visiting Cubs beat the White Sox in a battle of Chicago teams.

Athletics 3, Pirates 2: Kurt Suzuki homered in the eighth and Oakland handed Pittsburgh its 17th straight road loss.

Red Sox 5, Giants 1: Jon Lester pitched a five-hitter, leading Boston at San Francisco.

Angels 10, Rockies 3: At Anaheim, Calif., Brandon Wood hit a grand slam and Mike Napoli added a three-run homer as Los Angeles routed Colorado.

Royals 10, Cardinals 3: Jason Kendall had four RBIs, leading host Kansas City past St. Louis.

Orioles 4, Nationals 3: Miguel Tejada's RBI single in the eighth lifted host Baltimore past Washington.

Rangers 10, Astros 1: At Arlington, Texas, Josh Hamilton extended his hitting streak to 21 games with a home run and Texas beat Houston.

Diamondbacks 2, Rays 1: At St. Petersburg, Fla., Gerardo Parra hit a two-run homer that helped Arizona beat Tampa Bay.

Indians 5, Reds 3: Shin-Soo Choo homered twice, leading Cleveland at Cincinnati.

Tigers 10, Braves 4: Rookie Brennan Boesch homered and drove in three runs as Detroit won at Atlanta.


Padres 4, Marlins 2: At Miami, Will Venable hit a tiebreaking two-run home run in the eighth inning and San Diego completed a three-game sweep of Florida.

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