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Aaron Judge hit home runs of 56 and 57 to pass Babe Ruth and Roger Maris.

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Aaron Judge hit his 56th and 57th homers of the 2022 season at Fenway Park, helping the Yankees beat the Red Sox 7-6. With these two homers, Judge moved closer to joining Babe Ruth's 60 in 1927 and Roger Maris' 61 in 1961 in Yankees lore.

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Judge's 383-foot homer in the third inning tied the game. His next one was even bigger, a 389-foot home run that tied the game at 4-4 in the sixth. "You never look." "Counting will get you busted," ESPN quotes Judge.

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"The numbers will take care of themselves if I do my best. If I have a sound plan and approach and do what's needed, the rest will follow. " Judge is nearing multiple records, including Maris' American League mark.

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He needs one more home run to tie the AL record for right-handed hitters, which Hank Greenberg and Jimmie Foxx set in 1938 and 1932, respectively. He has 20 more home runs than the next highest total in MLB this season, which is the first time that has happened since the last day of the 1928 season. On Tuesday, he had his 10th multi-homer game of the season, which is one less than the major league record of 11.

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"No more adverbs. "Amazing," ESPN quotes Yankees manager Aaron Boone. "To get [Red Sox pitcher Garrett] Whitlock on a breaking ball, he's riding balls so effectively..." In good hitting posture and feeling strong, he lays the bat in the zone to ride it out so long that he gets a decent chunk of it. Amazing. "

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If Judge finishes the season with 65 homers, he'll be the fifth player in MLB history to do it. Barry Bonds hit 73 in a single season in 2001.