Aaron Judge Oh, and almost made history Thursday night.
With the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox tied 4-4 in the second half of the ninth inning, Judge slammed the center as fans rose from their seats ready to be part of MLB history.
“Aaron Judge … midfield … back … Hernandez is there,” FOX fielder Adam Armin called on the broadcast.
Red Sox outfielder Kiké Hernández caught the ball on the warning track, and the crowd let out a huge moan in unison.
Yankees’ Aaron Judge close to tying Roger Maris’ AL HR record
Aaron Judge came within feet of his 61st homer of the season and gave the New York Yankees a win against the Boston Red Sox in the bottom half of the ninth inning.
Judges will once again tie Roger Maris’ American League homer record of 61 on Friday night when the Yankees take on the Red Sox in Game 2 of the three-game series. The first presentation is scheduled for 7:05pm ET on Apple TV+.
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A-Rod: ‘The judge’s saga only grows’
Former Yankees great Alex Rodriguez discusses Judge’s historic season and why it’s been more impressive considering him as a member of the Bronx Bombers, a bright team The lights are rarely dimmed for the team.
Alex Rodriguez discusses the greatness of Aaron Judge’s historic season
Fox MLB analyst and former New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez discuss the importance of Aaron Judge’s historic season as he tries to surpass Roger Maris’ AL home run record.
Maris family: ‘Obviously mixed feelings’
FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal spoke with Roger Maris Jr. and the Maris family about Judges approaching and possibly surpassing his father’s home run record.
Ken Rosenthal talks to family of Yankees legend Roger Maris
Ken Rosenthal talks to the kids of New York Yankees legend Roger Maris about Aaron Judge chasing the Yankees’ record for most home runs in a single season.
It’s time to taste the talent of the judges
According to Fox Sports’ Martin Rogers, Judge’s pursuit of history is not only an opportunity for fans to revel in his prowess, but also to honor giants of yesteryear such as Babe Ruth and Roger Maris.
Aaron Judge’s Year Was “Most Impressive Offensive Season in 25 Years”
The Yankees slugger is one homer away from Roger Maris’ AL record. Nick Wright explained why he thinks the judge’s campaign is “probably more impressive than Barry Bonds’ 73.”
The judges of the AL MVP…right?
Despite Judge’s stellar stats — he’s on his way to winning the AL Triple Crown — L.A. had a superstar who posted unprecedented numbers on both the shot and the plate for the second straight season.
Shohei Ohtani vs Aaron Judge: AL MVP debate
Ben Verlander and Alex Curry update their American League MVP updates every week as Aaron Judge and Shohei Ohtani continue to defend the award.
Will the Yankees keep the judges?
Crazy to think about, isn’t it?
After this season, Judge is a free agent, and given his dominance this year, his price tag will be…steep.
Is it possible for him to get out of the Big Apple?
Aaron Judge hits just one homer while tying AL record
Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe ranked Judge as one of the best HR hitters of all time.
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