Aaron Judge (31, New York Yankees), who hit 62 home runs last year and won the MVP, is raising his momentum by producing home runs every day.
On the 20th (Korean time), in the 2023 major league game against the Cincinnati Reds held at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, Judge started as the second hitter and right fielder and recorded 1 hit in 4 at-bats (1 home run), 1 walk, 2 strikeouts and 2 runs. did. His batting average for the season was 0.278.
In his first at-bat in the first inning, he hit a solo home run. Judge, who appeared in the first at-bat with one company and first base in the first inning, attacked Cincinnati starter Ben Lively’s 92.8 mile (approximately 149 km) fastball, the fifth pitch, and fired a solo shot.
Judge, who drew the 13th arch of the season, chased the American League home run leader Adolis Garcia (Texas, 14 home runs) by one gap.메이저사이트
In particular, he is showing off his superpower by exploding 7 home runs in the last 7 games until today. The multi-home run is also two games.
With 62 homers last season, Judge set the American League record for most home runs in a single season, 61 years after Roger Maris, and was awarded the American League MVP. Although he had been slowed down by a hip injury this season, the judge was the judge. He is exploding his long hits day after day as he finds his natural trajectory.
Thanks to his drive, Judge is challenging the home run king for the second year in a row and the third throne.