It was a grand ole day at the ballpark

Bombers' MLB-record three grand slams give Yankee Stadium a day to remember

Updated: August 26, 2011, 10:36 AM ET
By Rob Parker | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- You never want to make that big a deal out of one game.

But wow.

Make that triple wow.

For sure, the New York Yankees needed something big to happen against the Oakland Athletics after falling behind early on Thursday afternoon.

Still, those who braved the raindrops at Yankee Stadium never could have imagined they would be witnessing history.

The Bronx Bombers, a nickname that certainly fit on this day, hit three grand slams in their 22-9 victory ...

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