Aaron Judge and his journey towards Yankees' Captaincy

By - Yagya Bhargava

Aaron Judge slammed 62 home runs in a single season for the New York Yankees and crowned himself as the American League's New HR KING

Judge had his contract ending with the Yankees after 2022 season and he decided to explore the free agency market denying Yankees' $213.5 million extention.

Aaron Judge was spotted around the San Fransisco area with rumors rising that the Giants are interested in  him and offered a $360 million contract.

After plenty speculations, Aaron Judge decided to stay back with the Yankees accepting their $360 million, 9-year deal.

Yankees announced his signing on 21st December also introducing him as the 16th franchise captain, after Derek Jeter.