MLB capsules: Yankees slug three HRs, beat Braves to extend win streak to 11

New York Yankees second baseman Rougned Odor (12) celebrates with Aaron Judge (99) after hitting a solo home run in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2021, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA — Wandy Peralta retired Freddie Freeman with the bases loaded for the final out, and the New York Yankees held off the Atlanta Braves 5-4 Tuesday night to extend their longest winning streak in 36 years to 11 games.