Raul Ibañez defies time with power surge

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Raul Ibanez watches the flight of his 6th

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Raul Ibanez watches the flight of his 6th inning three-run home run against the Seattle Mariners. (May 11, 2012) (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

For anyone needing evidence to believe that Andy Pettitte, at age 39, can turn back the clock Sunday and dominate the Mariners, look no further than Raul Ibañez, who turns 40 next month.

One of the Yankees' most dangerous hitters lately also happens to be their oldest, and in Ibañez's view, Father Time is just another pitcher trying to get him out. Good luck with that.

The ageless...

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