Yates earns first career MLB save

Yates earns first career MLB save

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Kauai native Kirby Yates reached a milestone in his Major League Baseball career Sunday afternoon.

The Tampa Bay Rays reliever earned his first MLB save in a 5-3 win against the Minnesota Twins.

Yates came on and sealed the game with one out in the bottom of the ninth.

He has a 1.8 era through July.

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