“Aaron Judge… the midfield… a long way back… Hernandez is there,” shouted FOX play-by-play man Adam Amin on broadcast.
Red Sox Outfielder Kike Hernandez made the catch right on the warning track and the crowd let out a huge groan in unison.
Yankees’ Aaron Judge was THIS close to tying Roger Maris’ AL HR record
Aaron Judge was just yards from hitting his 61st homer of the season and winning the game for the New York Yankees in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Boston Red Sox.
Judge will have another chance to match Roger Maris’ American League homerun record of 61 on Friday-evening, when the Yankees face the Red Sox in the second game of this three-game series. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM ET on Apple TV+.
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A-Rod: “Justice legend has only grown”
Former Yankees great Alex Rodriguez discusses Judge’s historic season and why it’s even more impressive considering he does it as a member of the Bronx Bombers, a franchise whose bright lights rarely dim.
Alex Rodriguez discusses the greatness of Aaron Judge’s historic season
FOX MLB analyst and former New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez discusses the magnitude of Aaron Judge’s historic season as he tries to break Roger Maris’ AL home run record.
Maris family: ‘Of course they are mixed feelings’
FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal spoke to Roger Maris Jr. and the Maris family about Judge approaching and possibly improving his father’s home run record.
Ken Rosenthal Talks to the 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.
FOX Sports’ Martin Rogers says Judge’s pursuit of history is not only an opportunity for fans to enjoy his amazing skills, but also to remember the titans of yesteryear, such as Babe Ruth and Roger Maris.
Aaron Judge’s Year Is “Most Impressive Offensive Season in 25 Years”
The Yankees slugger is one home run away from Roger Maris’ AL record. Nick Wright explains why he believes Judge’s run “may be more impressive than Barry Bonds’ 73.”
Despite Judge’s statistical genius – he’s on his way to winning the AL Triple Crown – there’s a… superstar in Los Angeles that’s putting down never-before-seen numbers for a second consecutive season, on the mound and on the record.
Shohei Ohtani vs Aaron Judge: AL MVP Debate
Ben Verlander and Alex Curry give their weekly MVP update of the American League as both Aaron Judge and Shohei Ohtani continue their pleas for the award.