Making up Aaron Judge’s 61st home run was ‘easy’

Making up Aaron Judge’s 61st home run was ‘easy’

TORONTO (Neth.) – Aaron Judge sent a swath of history 100 yards into left field in the seventh inning Wednesday night at Rogers Center, long enough to clear the wall for his 61st home run, but just short enough to avoid the clutches of rabid fans. Minutes later, Zack Britton was at work picking it … Read more

Roger Maris’ Kids Have ‘Mixed Emotions’ About Aaron Judge

Roger Maris’ Kids Have ‘Mixed Emotions’ About Aaron Judge

Roger Maris’ kids aren’t quite sure what to feel. With Aaron Judge on 60 home runs in the season — equaling what was once Babe Ruth’s record, and a shy of Maris’ American League, and unsullied by steroids, a season record — the Maris kids were at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night to in the … Read more

The haunt in Aaron Judge history makes Yankee Stadium hum

The haunt in Aaron Judge history makes Yankee Stadium hum

Yankees-Pirates games at the end of September shouldn’t feel like this. For the most part, they wouldn’t really care about anything. But when the gates opened Wednesday night and fans began flocking to the outfield seats—which was indeed where they tended to go—the sky over Yankee Stadium buzzed with anticipation. Aaron Judge would take the … Read more