Dellin Betances cruised a wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth permitting Clint Frazier to score for a 2-1 Yankees triumph at Yankee Stadium on Saturday.
It was the first success in quite a while for the Yankees (17-13) and they kept away from the humiliation of wearing the longest losing streak in a fourth of a century with the success. The misfortune snapped a four-game series of wins for the Mets (15-17).
Jordy Mercer’s previously hit as a Yankees was a solitary off Betances in the bottom of the ninth of an undecided outcome. That moved Clint Frazier to third base with one out, setting up the triumphant run. Betances tossed a wild pitch to the backstop permitting Frazier to score.