New York Yankees star Aaron Judge hits 61st home run of the season to match Roger Maris’ mark

New York Yankees star Aaron Judge hits 61st home run of the season to match Roger Maris’ mark

16:54 ET Marly RiveraESPN Writer Close to Marly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. TORONTO — New York Yankees star Aaron Judge hit his 61st home run of the season against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday-evening, tying Roger Maris’ record in the American League. It took Maris until October 1, the last … Read more

New York Yankees win, secure American League East crown as Aaron Judge stays on 60 home runs

New York Yankees win, secure American League East crown as Aaron Judge stays on 60 home runs

22:01 ET Marly RiveraESPN Writer Close to Marly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. TORONTO — From a near-August collapse to late September. What seemed destined when the New York Yankees were the top baseball team in the first half of the season and looked questionable with their subpar play in the second … Read more

Aaron Judge is homeless in rain-shortened Yankees win over Red Sox

Aaron Judge is homeless in rain-shortened Yankees win over Red Sox

Aaron Judge’s pursuit of history will go international after being robbed of at least one more at bat in The Bronx Sunday night. For the fifth game in a row – which was cut short by rain – the Yankees slugger was stuck on 60 home runs, one less than Roger Maris’ American League and … Read more

Harrison Bader’s base run leads to Yankees win over Red Sox

Harrison Bader’s base run leads to Yankees win over Red Sox

Who Needs an Aaron Judge Home Run? The Yankees again dramatically won on Friday-evening without Judge homering. While Judge was again stuck on 60 home runs chasing number 61, the Yankees won their fifth straight, this 5-4 against the Red Sox at Stadium — and the last three wins have been won without a Judger … 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

Yankees walk off Red Sox in extras to make playoffs

Yankees walk off Red Sox in extras to make playoffs

Aaron Judge almost single-handedly sent the Yankees into the postseason, with his shot in the ninth inning to the center that momentarily looked like it would end up in Monument Park to secure a playoff spot. This time, however, Judge got under the ball and came up just short. But while 61 waited, the Yankees … Read more

Aaron Judge, Yankees both benefit from long-term contract

Aaron Judge, Yankees both benefit from long-term contract

We must face the unthinkable. Because the unthinkable is not impossible. Not quite, anyway. No one thought Freddie Freeman and the Braves would divorce, but they did. Free agency is not always predictable. Of course, it only makes sense that the player who matched The Babe stays in the house that Ruth built (technically, that … Read more

All eyes are on Aaron Judge as he is about to equal Roger Maris’ home run record

Aaron Judge about to break Roger Maris’ one-season home run record

Yankee Stadium is once again the center of the sports world. People in the stands have the chance to see history, but that comes with a price; tickets went for up to $1,300. As CBS2’s Otis Livingston reports, Aaron Judge is in the history books alongside Babe Ruth with an absolutely remarkable 60 home runs. … 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