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Roger Maris’ kids have ‘mixed emotions’ about Aaron Judge

Roger Maris’ children aren’t sure exactly what to feel. With Aaron Judge at 60 home runs on the season — tying Babe Ruth’s all-time high, and one shy of Maris’ American League, and untainted by steroids single season record — the Maris children were at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night to take in the team’s …

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Aaron Judge, Yankees both benefit from long term contract

We must confront the unthinkable. Because the unthinkable isn’t impossible. Not quite, anyway. No one thought Freddie Freeman and the Braves would divorce, yet they did. Free agency isn’t always predictable. Of course, it only makes sense for the player who matched The Babe to remain in the house that Ruth built (technically, that one …

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Aaron Judge’s homer history chase has Yankee Stadium humming

Yankees-Pirates games in late September aren’t supposed to feel like this. For the most part, they aren’t really supposed to feel like anything. But as the gates opened on Wednesday night and fans began streaming into the outfield seats — and that was indeed where they tended to go — the air over Yankee Stadium …

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Aaron Judge can’t put price on Derek Jeter-esque Yankees ceremony

Aaron Judge has every right to make his free-agent decision a matter of simple economics. If he wants to go to the highest bidder this offseason, so be it. Most people in most industries base their career choices on the bottom line.  The Yankees might end up being that highest bidder, of course, as a …

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Aaron Judge’s decision tops MLB’s best moves of the year

Aaron Judge surprised folks by turning down the Yankees’ $213.5 million, seven-year offer on the eve of this season. Judge gambled big, and won bigger. Yankees president Randy Levine called Judge an “all-time Yankee” on The Post podcast “The Show.” With Judge at 55 homers and counting, the price is rising, possibly by $75 million …

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