Yanks hit franchise-best 243rd HR
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Yankees have set a team record with their 243rd home run.
Alex Rodriguez hit three-run drive in the sixth inning of Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. a drive off Rays rookie Wade Davis.
New York's previous record was set in 2004. The Yankees homered in 127 of 162 games this season and hit 136 at their new $1.5 billion ballpark.
Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press
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