Yankees and Dodgers give rare spice back to interleague play

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The two iconic franchises haven't met since 2010, and this year Derek Jeter is one of several hurting stars for the Yankees while Andre Ethier's Dodgers are in a slide.

The two iconic franchises haven't met since 2010, and this year Derek Jeter is one of several hurting stars for the Yankees while Andre Ethier's Dodgers are in a slide.

For now, at least we can enjoy something that feels truly fresh: the Dodgers playing the Yankees in the Bronx for the first time in 32 years. This is interleague play at its rare best: with some novelty to it -- at least for a new generation.