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MLB Wrap: Mets move into tie with Phillies
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NEW YORK -- Eric Young Jr. homered with two outs in the 11th inning and the New York Mets overcame a blown lead to beat Kansas City 4-2 on Friday night, snapping the Royals' winning streak at nine.

Young slammed a 3-1 pitch from Luis Mendoza (2-6) over the right-field fence for his first career game-ending hit and just his second home run of the season. It scored Omar Quintanilla, who had walked.

The Mets led 2-0 on a first-inning homer by David Wright, but New York's beat-up bullpen couldn't protect it as Kansas City scored single runs in the eighth and ninth innings to tie it (see full recap).

Fernandez strikes out 14, Fish top Indians
MIAMI -- Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona watched his team flail all night against Miami Marlins rookie Jose Fernandez and found a reason to be grateful.

"Thankfully he's in the National League," Francona said.

The Indians won't have to worry about Fernandez if they make the AL playoffs, but he ended their eight-game winning streak Friday, striking out 14 in eight innings to help the Marlins win 10-0.

Fernandez's strikeout total was the highest by an NL pitcher this season.

"Unfortunately for us, that's as good a start as I think we've seen all year," Francona said (see full recap).

Davis hits 40th home run in Orioles' win
BALTIMORE -- Two teams that rely heavily on the home run engaged in a long-ball duel at Camden Yards that had the fans in the bleachers running for cover.

In the end, Chris Davis' major-league leading 40th homer and a grand slam by Nate McLouth trumped four home runs by Seattle, and the Orioles held on for an 11-8 victory Friday night.

"It was the kind of a game where you felt like you had to outscore them," McLouth said. "The ball was flying, and they're a really good hitting team," (see full recap).

Dodgers down Cubs to continue road dominance
CHICAGO -- No matter where they're playing, the Los Angeles Dodgers keep racking up wins. And the latest tied a franchise record that stood for nearly nine decades.

The Dodgers matched an 89-year-old club mark with their 12th straight road win, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-2 Friday in a game that saw Mark Ellis extend his hitting streak to 13 before both he and manager Don Mattingly were ejected.

"Good teams to me win on the road," Mattingly said. "You've got to win on the road. Something these guys should be proud of," (see full recap).