Yankees cruise past Orioles as Aaron Judge goes homerless

On the 61st anniversary of Roger Maris breaking Babe Ruth’s home run record, Aaron Judge has little chance of becoming the Yankees’ single-season homer champion. That’s because the Orioles were knocked out of playoff contention Friday night when the Mariners won, and he barely threw any pitches in Saturday’s 8-0 win over the Yankees in … Read more

Zack Hample had serious FOMO watching Aaron Judge hit home run 61

Aaron Judge’s record-setting 61st home run required an expert. His home run in the Yankees’ 8-3 win over the Blue Jays on Wednesday tied Judge with Roger Maris for the American League’s single-season home run record, and the U.S. Major League Baseball (MLB) single-season home run record. Ticket prices for Yankees games have skyrocketed as … Read more

Who are Aaron Judge’s parents? Meet Patty and Wayne Judge

Aaron Judge held a storybook celebration with his mother Patti Judge after the Yankees slugger tied Roger Maris’ AL home run record with a 61 on Wednesday. Judge handed the home run ball to his mom in the locker room after New York beat the Blue Jays 8-3 at Rogers Center. The mother and son … Read more

Frankie Lasagna mocked on Twitter after missing Aaron Judge home run

To the Blue Jays fan who called himself Frankie Lasagne to The Associated Press, it all seemed to work perfectly. He had his glove and was in the front row of left field when Judge Aaron fired a historic baseball in his direction. But Judge’s 61st homer hit the wall, just under the outstretched glove … Read more

Retrieving Aaron Judge’s 61st homer was ‘easy’

TORONTO — In the seventh inning Wednesday night at Rogers Center, Aaron Judge made history from 394 feet in left field, long enough to clear the wall for his 61st homer, but short enough to escape. In the hands of avid fans. After a few minutes, Zack Britton started to get it back. The ball … Read more

New York Yankees star Aaron Judge hits 61st home run of season, tying Roger Maris’ mark

4:54 p.m. ET Mary RiveraESPN writer close Marly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. TORONTO — New York Yankees star Aaron Judge hit his 61st homer of the season on Wednesday night against the Toronto Blue Jays, tying Roger Maris’ AL record. Maris didn’t hit his 61st until Oct. 1, the final game … Read more

Roger Maris’ special season doesn’t match up to Aaron Judge’s

Times have changed in 61 years, and that’s not the scoop. Aaron Judge didn’t feel the exact same pressure as Roger Maris. For example, the judge doesn’t have to face annoying reporters before every game, and there’s no evidence he’s lost his hair. He looks as beautiful as ever. (For the record, I wonder if … Read more

New York AG wrongly says Yankees game on Apple TV+ costs extra

Aaron Judge #99 of the New York Yankees hits a solo home run in the fifth inning against the Cleveland Guardians at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City on April 22, 2022. Elsa | Getty Images Yankees slugger Aaron Judge is trying to break Friday’s American League single-season home run record. … Read more

Yankees walk off Red Sox in extras to clinch playoffs

Aaron Judge nearly left the Yankees alone in the playoffs, and his shot from center in the ninth briefly looked like it would finally clinch a playoff berth at Monument Park. This time, though, Judge got the ball under the ball, but it came out quickly. However, while waiting for the 61ers, the Yankees did … Read more

Roger Maris’ kids have ‘mixed emotions’ about Aaron Judge

Roger Maris’ kids aren’t sure exactly what it’s like. Aaron Judge hits 60 home runs this season — tying Babe Ruth’s all-time high, one less than Maris’ American League, and unaffected by steroids’ single-season record — Maris The kids attended the team’s game against the Red Sox Thursday night at Yankee Stadium. What seems inevitable … Read more