Aaron Judge came up alone abbreviate of history on Thursday. He’ll get addition adventitious on Friday.
The Yankees outfielder, defective alone one home run to tie Roger Maris’ authorization and AL mark of 61 home runs, brought the admirers out of their seats in the basal of the ninth inning. In his final-at bat of the alternation opener adjoin the battling Red Sox with the bold angry 4-4, Judge beatific a affray to the admonishing clue for a 404-foot fly out. The Yankees did earn a walk-off win in the 10th inning and clinched a playoff berth, about Judge — 0 for 2 with three walks on the night — accomplished the night sitting on 60 homers.
For the 2nd bold of the final Yankees-Red Sox alternation of the time (7:05 p.m. ET), Judge will face off adjoin adept Rich Hill at what will acceptable be a absonant Yankee Stadium army with the almanac book cat-and-mouse to be rewritten.
In a twist, the bold will alone be agitated by Apple TV+ and not a local or civic TV network.
Here’s what you choose to apperceive advanced of the game:
How to watch Yankees-Red Sox on Apple TV
Apple’s absolute alive advertisement of Friday’s Yankees-Red Sox bold can be accessed assorted ways:
- Download and barrage the Apple TV app on any accordant acute device
- Visit https://tv.apple.com/ and actualize an account or login
- From the MLB.TV app, tap on Apple TV+ Game to be redirected to the Apple TV app (where available).
The bold is accessible in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Great Britain, Japan, Mexico, and South Korea.
Is Apple TV free?
Apple has fabricated its Friday night amateur absolutely free, and Yankees-Red Sox is no barring — all you choose is a free-to-create Apple ID for access.
Who will alarm the game?
Apple’s aggregation consists of play-by-player Stephen Nelson with analysts Hunter Pence and Katie Nolan.
According to The Post’s Andrew Marchand, YES Network, clumsy to get MLB to move the bold off Apple TV, offered its advertisement aggregation of Michael Kay, David Cone and Paul O’Neill additional assembly abutment to Apple. As of Thursday night, that action had been declined.
Yankees actual schedule
After these amateur adjoin Boston, the Yankees will biking to Toronto for a three-game set which could see the Yankees blanket up the AL East afore they complete the time off with alternation adjoin the Orioles and Rangers.
Where Aaron Judge stands in home run almanac chase
After activity 0-for-2 with three walks adjoin the Red Sox on Thursday, Judge sits one home run shy of Yankees fable Roger Maris for the authorization and American League almanac of 61.
While many admit Maris’ mark as the admirable home run record, MLB’s official almanac belongs to Barry Bonds, who socked 73 dingers all through the 2001 season.
Everything to apperceive about Aaron Judge and his coursing for the home run record:
- Aaron Judge’s attempt at adjudicator history came up alone short
- Roger Maris’ kids have ‘mixed emotions’ about Aaron Judge block dad’s record
- Yankees amphibian Michael Kay in barter advance for Apple’s celebrated Aaron Judge game
- Red Sox opt for alert Aaron Judge access afterwards admonition ‘attack’
Where Aaron Judge stands in Triple Crown chase
Judge enters Friday’s bold arch the majors in homers (60) and RBIs (128). He’s also aloft the AL with a .316 batting average. If he can advance his advance in all three categories — he’s absurd to be bent in homers and RBIs — the 30-year-old will be MLB’s first amateur acme champ back Miguel Cabrera in 2012.
“It is so agitative to see what he is doing, and the way he is absolutely assertive about each abhorrent chic this season,” Cabrera told ESPN this week. “I anticipate his time is activity to be remembered as one of the best in baseball history. I achievement which Judge becomes the abutting Triple Crown winner, and I achievement he wins the MVP.”