• Yanks avoid sweep despite Mo's blown save

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Sep 8, 2013
    Still, Rivera’s blown save was his fifth since August 7, a span of just 31 days, and his seventh of the season, his most since 2001. Ichiro Suzuki scored on Brandon Workman's wild pitch with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday, and the New York Yankees overcame Mariano Rivera's blown save for a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox that prevented a four-game sweep. Rivera jogged out of the bullpen an inning earlier than usual, trying for his first six-out regular season save since in more than seven years. Ichiro Suzuki, who initially broke in on Middlebrooks’ homer, staged a one-man rally in the bottom of the ninth to give the Yankees, and Rivera, a 4-3 win, singling off Brandon Workman, stealing second, moving to third on a fly ball to right, and scoring on a wild pitch.
    Source: ESPN.com
  • Rivera blows fifth save since beginning of August

    Mariano Rivera said his tank is nearly empty. After another blown save Sunday, he may be right.
    Source: CNNSI.com
  • On wild pitch, Yankees walk off vs. Red Sox

    Mariano Rivera may have blown the save in the ninth inning, but the Yankees salvaged the afternoon. Ichiro Suzuki raced home on a Brandon Workman wild pitch, stomping on the plate with the deciding run of a 4-3 win over the Red Sox on Sunday at Yankee S…
    Source: MLB.com

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