Jermaine Dye hit a pair of doubles in an eight-run second inning, and after the Yankees came right back with eight of their own, Dye hit a two-run homer in the fourth and a solo shot in the eighth. Paul Konerko, who singled, doubled and scored twice in the second, also went deep in the eighth.
Wilson Betemit hit a three-run homer in his first at-bat as a Yankee, highlighting a eight-run second inning that picked up Roger Clemens. The Rocket allowed the eight runs (three earned) in his shortest start since 2000. Bobby Abreu's homer in the sixth accounted for the Yanks' lone run after the second.
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