Bombers bits

Bombers bits

• Girardi said he envisions Raul Ibanez and Andruw Jones seeing most of their playing time at designated hitter once Nick Swisher returns to the lineup in right field and Ichiro Suzuki slides over to left.

• On this date in 1940, right fielder Charlie Keller hit three home runs in a 10-9 Yankees win against the White Sox in the first leg of a doubleheader at Comiskey Park.