Editor at Pinstripe Alley
One last off day separates the Yankees from the last stretch of the regular season.
Judge ties Maris with homer No. 61, could break record at home; Yankee Stadium not a factor in Judge’s historic pace; Andújar happy for fresh start in Pittsburgh; Rizzo takes a spin as player-manager.
The Yankees are ALDS-bound as the AL East champs, and now they can just wait and see what the rest of the field will do.
With two games to go before reaching Ruth’s game total, Aaron Judge still sits at 60 homers.
Recapping the Yankees’ minor league affiliates’ results from September 26th.
Judge is still at No. 60, but the Yankees are on the cusp of a division title for the first time since 2019.
A wild day in the Wild Card race ensued while the Astros continued to push towards the top seed in the AL.