WASHINGTON (AP) – Joey Meneses hit a game-winning three-run homer in the 10th inning to cap his first four-hit game as the Washington Nationals rallied to beat the Oakland Athletics 7-5.
Meneses, a 30-year-old rookie, homered to right-center off Oakland rookie Norge Ruiz (0-1), raising his average to .354.
The Nationals pulled within 5-4 on Keibert Ruiz’s one-out single. Lane Thomas walked with two outs, setting up Meneses.
Shea Langeliers homered and drove in three runs for Oakland.