New York Yankees defeat Kansas City Royals, 7-1

They came hoping to witness history, a 600th home run from slugger Alex Rodriguez.

The 46,801 who came to see the Yankees play the Royals Friday night didn't get that, but they did go home with plenty to talk about.

They saw Jorge Posada cap a four-run first inning with a double that gave him 1,000 RBI for his career. They saw A.J. Burnett bounce back from his humiliating escapade last Saturday with five scoreless innings. They saw a thunderstorm of biblical proportions...