Rory McIlroy takes some swings at Yankee Stadium ahead of PGA Tour playoffs

By
Joe Boozell
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 | 12:58 p.m.

Rory McIlroy may not have the physical stature of Yankees star outfielder Aaron Judge. But like Judge, McIlroy is a very powerful athlete.

Also like Judge, he seems to enjoy Yankee Stadium.

Watch as Rory, who’s preparing for the PGA Tour playoffs in New York this week, takes a few swings at one of baseball’s most iconic venues:

After the PGA Championship, McIlroy said he might not play until next year’s Masters due to a nagging rib injury. But it looks like he’s feeling better, considering his participation later this week and his home run golf hack here.

The worlds of golf and baseball collide once again.