New York Yankees star Aaron Judge hits 61st home run to tie Roger Maris’ AL record

Aaron Judge tied Roger Maris’ American League record of 61 home runs in a season, hitting a tiebreaking, two-run drive for the New York Yankees within the seventh inning in opposition to the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday evening. The 30-year-old slugger drove a 94.5 mph belt-high sinker with a full-count from left-hander Tim Mayza … Read more

How to watch Aaron Judge, Yankees-Red Sox on Apple TV

Aaron Judge got here up simply in need of historical past on Thursday. He’ll get one other probability on Friday. The Yankees outfielder, needing only one house run to tie Roger Maris’ franchise and AL mark of 61 house runs, introduced the followers out of their seats within the backside of the ninth inning. In … Read more

Roger Maris dished true feelings to The Post after breaking the record

The deed was performed, the Bambino caught, the stress off. A Brooklyn child named Sal Durante had delivered the treasured baseball to Roger Maris proper after the sport by which Maris’ 61st house run had given the Yankees a season-closing 1-0 win over the Red Sox and Maris a passing lane to usurp Babe Ruth … Read more

Roger Maris’ $5,000 advice to Sal Durante, who caught his 61st homer

Sal Durante was 19 years outdated in 1961 when he caught Roger Maris’ record-breaking 61st house run ball, and it was an expertise he cherished for 60 years. Durante was with his girlfriend, Rosemarie, who would develop into his spouse, on a double date in the best subject bleachers for Yankees-Red Sox — and he … Read more

Roger Maris’ 61 is a real record

If you imagine (*61*) Bonds, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa are the real, honest-to-goodness residence run champions, maybe you may recall Ben Johnson as a nice Olympic gold medalist, Lance Armstrong as somebody to be celebrated and Rosie Ruiz as a rightful New York City Marathon winner. Of course, Roger Maris stays the real single-season … Read more