Aramis Ramirez hit a two-run, walk-off homer off Heath Bell in the 10th inning as the host Milwaukee Brewers beat the Miami Marlins, 13-12, Tuesday. Bell (2-4) came on in the bottom of the 10th after another former Met, Jose Reyes, put the Marlins ahead, 12-11, with a solo homer in the top of the 10th. The Brewers led 9-2 at one point.
Pirates 8, Astros 7: Drew Sutton hit a one-out solo homer in the bottom of the ninth and Pittsburgh improved to eight games over .500 for the first time in 20 years.
Twins 8, Tigers 6: Josh Willingham and Trevor Plouffe hit homers in a five-run third and Ryan Doumit had a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the seventh inning, lifting visiting Minnesota to its season-high fifth straight win.
Chipper replaces Kemp on All-Star team
Braves third baseman Chipper Jones was named to replace Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp on the NL All-Star roster. Jones, who has announced plans to retire after this season, is now an eight-time All-Star. Jones went 5 for 5, for his third career five-hit performance and first since Aug. 11, 2002, in Atlanta's 10-3 win over the Cubs last night . . . .-- AP