Aaron Judge chases Roger Maris' American League record 61 home runs as Yankees face Red Sox

Aaron Judge chases Roger Maris' American League record 61 home runs as Yankees face Red Sox

The New York Yankees are hosting their bitter rivals, the Boston Red Sox, in the Bronx for the second game of their four-game home series, but for once, the rivalry takes a back seat as Aaron Judge looks to equal Roger Maris’ American League and Yankees single-season record of 61 home runs. On Thursday, the Yankees beat the Red Sox 5-4 to seal their spot in the 2022 postseason, but that achievement was overshadowed by Judge and his pursuit of …