Alex Rodriguez knocked in his 85th run of the season in the first. (AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
Mark Teixeira's 113th RBI, a sixth-inning sacrifice fly, had appeared to cash in a gem by A.J. Burnett, as the righty made minimal support stand up for seven innings, and Phil Hughes got the ball into Mariano Rivera's hands. But the All-Star closer blew his first save in 37 chances.
a-Struck out for Johnson, Ro in the 9th. b-Doubled for Wilson, Jo in the 9th. 1-Ran for Sweeney, M
in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Gutierrez, F (20, Burnett), Hall (19, Burnett), Sweeney, M (15, Rivera). HR: Suzuki,
I (10, 9th inning off Rivera, 1 on, 2 out). TB: Hall 2; Lopez, Jo; Suzuki, I 7; Sweeney, M 2; Gutierrez, F 3. RBI:
Lopez, Jo (90), Suzuki, I 2 (43). 2-out RBI: Suzuki, I 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Beltre;
Hall; Johnson, Ro. Team RISP: 2-for-7. Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING CS: Suzuki,
I (9, 2nd base by Burnett/Molina, J). PO: Suzuki, I 2 (1st base by Burnett, 1st base by Burnett).