New York Yankees center hitter Aaron Judge returns.
MLB.com reported on the 9th (hereinafter Korean time), “Judge will return from injury ahead of the second game against Oakland on the 10th.”
Judge was injured while attempting to steal third base in the top of the second inning in an away game against the Minnesota Twins on the 27th of last month. He appeared against the Texas Rangers the following day, but was eventually replaced due to right hip soreness after striking out twice. He was placed on the 10-day injured list (IL).
MLB.com said, “Jersey has fully recovered and has no problems with his hip joint.” “I’m ready to go back,” Judge said. He is happy to see his friends again.”
Judge broke the American League home run record with 62 home runs last year. It was a meaningful new record as a ‘clean home run king’, different from Barry Bonds, Mark Maguire, and Sammy Sosa, who were tagged with banned drugs.먹튀검증
Judge, who posted a batting average of .311, 62 home runs, 131 RBIs, and an on-base percentage of .425 and a slugging percentage of .686 last season, received 28 first-place votes and two second-place votes out of 30 votes in the American League MVP voting, for a total of 410 points, Shohei Ohtani. (total score of 280) and became the main MVP.
Judge is batting .261 (24-for-92) with 6 homers, 14 RBIs, 18 runs scored and 2 stolen bases before being placed on the injured list this season.
Judge’s return is a great boost to the Yankees. The Yankees have been struggling this year. In the 3 consecutive trips to the Tampa Bay Rays, they finished with 1 win and 2 losses. The Yankees are at the bottom of the American League East division.