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Now that the Yankees are looking mortal again, I find myself rooting more for Judge to get to 62 (or more). When they were gonna win 120 games, it was just more insufferability, but now it seem less threatening. How many more home games do the Yanks have in that bandbox?

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12 hours ago, 1-0-0-1-0-0-1 said:

Two HRs tonight against the Red Sawks (sorry, RNB), Judge is at 57.

 

He'll be in Milwaukee this weekend, so he should have 70 by Monday.  

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Judge has 9 more games to get Home Run #60 and #61 and break the REAL record.  


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On 9/14/2022 at 11:27 AM, Principled Man said:

 

He'll be in Milwaukee this weekend, so he should have 70 by Monday.  

 

You almost called it!

 

2 hours ago, Principled Man said:

Judge has 9 more games to get Home Run #60 and #61 and break the REAL record.  


:wink:

 

61 will tie Maris' AL record, so he needs three more to break it.

 

As illustrated in my first post, the top six spots on the list are all cheaters. I'd love to see Judge at least get into one of those spots and push a cheater down the list.

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1 minute ago, 1-0-0-1-0-0-1 said:

 

61 will tie Maris' AL record, so he needs three more to break it.

 

As illustrated in my first post, the top six spots on the list are all cheaters. I'd love to see Judge at least get into one of those spots and push a cheater down the list.

 

 

I can't help it.  I like to poke fun at the Maris asterisk.  :laugh:

 

The Brewers handled Judge pretty well Friday and Saturday, but today's pitchers weren't exactly their best.  They made it interesting in the bottom of the 9th.   

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51 minutes ago, 1-0-0-1-0-0-1 said:

 

Imagine being that close to catching a record-tying souvenir that could be worth six or seven  figures and have it hit just below your feet.

I think the guy who reached to his right knocked it away from the guy who was in line to catch it.

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15 hours ago, 1-0-0-1-0-0-1 said:

 

Imagine being that close to catching a record-tying souvenir that could be worth six or seven  figures and have it hit just below your feet.

 

14 hours ago, edhunter said:

I think the guy who reached to his right knocked it away from the guy who was in line to catch it.

 

In the replay it looks like no one touched it. The announcer said it was untouched by a fan. Judge got the ball and he gave it to his mom.

 

https://www.mlb.com/news/aaron-judge-roger-maris-home-run-history

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Judge has a very good chance of hitting #62 at home.  He has 3 games to do it!    

 

It reminds me of when Hank Aaron hit #714 in Cincinnati - Opening Day, 1974. 

I was in 8th grade, and the teacher let us watch the game.  Aaron hit #714 off of Jack Billingham, and we all went crazy.  

Aaron didn't play again until the Braves were at home, where he hit #715 off of Al Downing.    

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