Melky Mesa rides an emotional rollercoaster and lives to tell the tale.
The Yankees and A's played for almost six hours on Saturday afternoon into Sunday evening, using 18 pitchers and 29 position players between them. In the top of the 13th inning, the A's homered three times to take a 9-5 lead. In the bottom of the 13th, the Yankees tied the game on four hits, including the second home run of the day by Raul Ibanez (who'd last hit one on August 5th). It was a weird one, and one both teams badly wanted to win.
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June 6, 2007 12:00 am
Another come-from-behind edition of all the DH league's transaction action.