Phoenix, AZ (Sports Network) – Curtis Granderson went 3-for-5 and hit the game-winning homer in the top of the 10th inning, as the New York Yankees rallied past the Arizona Diamondbacks, 6-5, in the rubber match of a three- game interleague set at Chase Field.
Alex Rodriguez drove in two runs and tied the game in the ninth with a sacrifice fly for the Yankees, who have won four of five. Nick Swisher, Colin Curtis and Brett Gardner each knocked in run.
Mariano Rivera (1-1) tossed a scoreless ninth and 10th to pick up his first win of the season. He worked out of a bases-loaded, no out jam in the 10th to lock down the victory.
Adam LaRoche went 2-for-4 and drove in all five runs for the Diamondbacks, who have lost seven of their last nine contests.