In New York’s Subway Series, Daniel Murphy hit a go-ahead single in the eighth to lift the Mets to a 2-1 win over the Yankees.
Across the nation in Los Angeles’ Freeway Series, Jerry Hairston Jr singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, while Adrian Gonzalez went four for four and scored four runs as the Dodgers edged the Angels 8-7.
The Chicago showdown saw Jeff Samardzija pitch a shutout and Julio Borbon hit a two-run homer to give the Cubs a 7-0 win over the White Sox.
Seattle’s Aaron Harang also pitched a shutout — his first in four years — as the Mariners cruised to a 9-0 win over San Diego.
Houston’s Brandon Barnes hit a game-ending RBI double in the 12th inning to give the Astros a 3-2 victory over Colorado.
The all-Florida game saw Tampa Bay’s Kelly Johnson hit a pair of three-run homers to power the Rays to a 10-6 win over a Miami team that slumped to their sixth straight loss.
Milwaukee’s Joe Mauer wound up with a home run instead of a double after umpires went to video replay, helping the Twins to a sorely needed 6-3 win over Milwaukee.