Aaron Judge smashes his 60th home run of the season to move level with Babe Ruth


Aaron Judge smashes his 60th home run of the season to move level with Babe Ruth and one behind Roger Maris and the all-time record… and sparks a STUNNING ninth inning fightback fir the New York Yankees against the Pittsburgh Pirates

In the bottom of the ninth inning and his team facing defeat, Aaron Judge stepped up to the plate and fired his 60th home run of the season for the New York Yankees.

In a record-setting strike, Judge moved level with Babe Ruth and just one behind Roger Maris, who holds the all-time record with 61. But his team were 8-5 down.

Then, with the bases loaded, Giancarlo Stanton stepped up and sent the ball into the stands to wrap up a stunning victory at Yankee Stadium.

‘It had a little motor on it to make sure,’ Stanton said after, of his shot. ‘Judge sparked all of us. He’s going to put on a show for everybody here. It’s onto the next, it’s going to be fun to watch.’ 

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