Know About Aaron Judge; Age, Stats, Injury, Contract, Salary, Girlfriend

Published Date: 21 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 23 Apr, 2019 By Celebs Podium

Two-time All-Star honoree, Aaron Judge records the MLB stats of most home runs and most walks in a rookie season. The 26-years-of-age professional baseball outfielder is currently associated with New York Yankees.

Adopted just a day after his birth, Aaron Judge has his godparents to thank for a prominent professional success. Apart from the playfield, the baseball player is widely talked for his number of romantic relationships.

Short Bio: Age, Parents, Height, Weight

Aaron James Judge aka Aaron Judge, age 26, was born on 26 April 1992 in Linden, California. A day later, he was adopted by Californian teachers Patty and Wayne Judge, who took care of him as their own blood. Aaron’s adoptive parents broke the news about adoption to him when he turned 10. He did well to take that confession though running at an immature age.


Aaron Judge with his parents on 27 November 2018 (Picture: Aaron’s Instagram)

During his teenage, Aaron attended Linden High School where he also ringed a baseball beginning as a pitcher and a first baseman. There, he also polished his skills in football and basketball.

The baseball star stands at a height of 6 feet and 7 inches (2.01 m). Besides, he carries the body weight of 282 lb (128 kg).

Career Stats, Injury

Following a well-paced amateur career, Aaron Judge commenced his professional debut as the first round pick by the New York Yankees in the 2013 MLB Draft. After some stints in the minor league, he staged an MLB debut on 13 August 2016 against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Aaron recorded his first multi-home run against the Baltimore Orioles on 28 April 2017. Later on 7 July the same year, Aaron broke the record for most home runs in a Yankees’ rookie season (30 HR) surpassing the great Joe DiMaggio. He had to go through arthroscopic surgery in his left shoulder for an April-sustained injury on 21 November 2017.


Catch Aaron Judge’s MLB career stats (Picture: MLB)

Aaron’s 2018 season went on a bright side as he became the fastest player in the MLB history to reach 60 home runs. However, the superstar right fielder received an oblique injury during the Yankees’ win over the Kansas City Royals on 20 April 2019.

Contract, Salary

The 26-year-old baseball talisman penned a one-year contract with the Yankees in 2019 which will fortune him with the season earning of $684, 300. He has sustained a pay raise after earning $622,300 as salary in the year 2018.

Short Flings With Girlfriend(s)

Besides as a record-setter, the baseball outfielder has turned up the news headlines for his short-term relationship flings. First of his affairs came in 2017 when he was seen with a certain diehard Yankees fan named Jen Flaum. The couple first caught the media attention after attending the US Open game together in September 2017.

Later on, the pair was again caught goofing around in Nobu restaurant in New York. Following that, they costumed together in Halloween 2017 and took their relationship puzzle to the next level.

Unfortunately, the reports of their breakup surfaced in early April 2018. Immediately, Aaron had a rumored romance with Instagram model Jen Selter, who even followed the former to gain his attention. Don’t know how that spanned out, but Aaron later found seventh heaven in his high school mate, Britt Hodges.

Some Interesting Facts About Aaron Judge

  • Aaron is of African-American ethnicity and is bi-racial.
  • He also has a teacher brother named John, who was also adopted by his parents.
  • He always performs a ritual of tossing 40 sunflower seeds in the grass at the Yankee Stadium before the game.
  • His career highlights include AL Rookie of the year (2017), Silver Slugger Award (2017), and AL home run leader (2017).  
Category: Sports