Aaron Judge

by Nick 22 Aug,2017
Aaron Judge

American baseball player, Aaron Judge is a professional baseball outfielder who made his MLB debut New York Yankees in 2016.

Previously, Judge played college baseball for the Fresno State. He bats rights and throws right.

Early Life

Aaron Judge was born as Aaron James Judge on April 26, 1992, in Linden, California. He was born to Patty and Wayne Judge, who both were teachers. He was adopted the day when he was born. He has an elder brother, John, who was also adopted.

Judge went to Linden High School, where he excelled in several sports. He played for the baseball team and football as well as for the basketball team.

In 2010, the Oakland Athletics selected him in the 31st round of the 2010 Major League baseball draft, but he enrolled at California State University, Fresno, where he played for Fresno State Bulldogs baseball team in the Western Athletic Conference.

Professional Career

Yankees drafted judge in the first round of the 2013 MLB Draft, receiving a $1.8 million signing bonus.

Judge made his debut with Charleston RiverDogs of the Class A South Atlantic League in 2014.

Later on, Judge was promoted to Tampa Yankees of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League.

Judge started his 2015 season with Trenton Thunder of the Class AA Eastern League, where he batted .284 with a .350 OBP and 12 runs in total 63 games.

On August 13, 2016, Judge made his MLB debut against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Awards & Accolades

Numerous awards and rewards have honored him for his professional achievements in the game of baseball.

Judge was named All-Star in 2017 and bagged the Home Run Derby. He won the American League’s Rookie of the Month Awards for April and June 2017.

 Likewise, he is also the winner of American League’s Player of the Month Award in June 2017.

Personal Life & Affair

Baseball outfielder, Judge came in the limelight when he was rumored to be dating with Sterling Olmstead.

Judge has been linked with Olmstead, ever since he uploaded her photo with her on social media account.

Olmstead, who is a baseball fan graduated from California State University, Chico in 2015, and currently works as a graphic designer at Revel System iPad POS.

Until now, Judge and Olmstead have not publicly announced about their relationship, and not even addressed their rumors. Without exact and confirmation info it is quite difficult to say anything about their relationship.

Apart from baseball, he loves to play basketball and football. He enjoys parties, fishing, and traveling along with his friends.

Judge is a devoted Christian and believes in Jesus Christ. Moreover, he made his appearance on the cover of the edition of May 15, 2017, of Sports Illustrated.

Judge has a great personality and a physical appearance to endeavor it. He listed 6 feet 7 inch tall, which is around 2.01m. He has a balanced weight of 282 pounds (128 kg).

Net Worth

Upon signing a $1.8 million bonus on his rookie, contract with Yankees, Judge has earned decent of wealth from his career. In 2016, Judge agreed on a one-year deal worth of $544,500. He has a whopping net worth of $2 million dollars.

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