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McCann's RBI Double In 11th Lifts Yankees Past Indians

McCann's RBI Double In 11th Lifts Yankees Past Indians

CLEVELAND — Brian McCann delivered an RBI double in the 11th inning and the Yankees hung on for a 7-6 victory against the Indians on Saturday before 32,951 fans at Progressive Field.

With two outs in the 11th, Carlos Beltran singled through the right-side shift and was replaced by pinch-runner Ronald Torreyes, who easily scored the go-ahead run on McCann's ringing hit to right off reliever Tommy Hunter — the Indians' sixth reliever.

Aroldis Chapman pitched part of three innings for the win, beginning with the final out of the ninth. In that inning, the Yankees (43-44) caught a huge break when — with Andrew Miller pitching — the Indians' Francisco Lindor...

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