Phillies-Yankees Interleague recap
Visitors claimed two of three May games at Yankee Stadium
The Phillies and Yankees met in a three-game Interleague series at Yankee Stadium earlier this season, with Philadelphia taking two out of three from New York.May 22: Phillies 7, Yankees 3 It didn't take long for the Phillies to understand all the talk about Yankee Stadium being a haven for home run hitters, as Philadelphia defeated A.J. Burnett and the Yankees with the benefit of four home runs. The Phillies' slugfest started with a leadoff homer by Jimmy Rollins, and before the night was over, Carlos Ruiz, Jayson Werth and Raul Ibanez each had one of their own as well. The game featured seven home runs in all.
Jenifer Langosch is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.