• Bob Raissman: MLB needs to deliver a national audience for Aaron Judge as he chases after Roger Maris

    5 days ago - By Bésame

    With just under two months left in the regular season, Rob Manfred, and his cohorts, should pump their hype accelerator to the floor, making every Aaron Judge at-bat appointment television for a national audience.
    If MLB and its commish cannot make that happen, the suits will be guilty of turning a red-hot opportunity into an ice sculpture.
    As Judge challenges Roger Maris' historic single-season Yankees record of 61 dingers, the last “clean” HR seasonal milestone, the opportunity is there for Judge to become MLB's high-profile ambassador to more casual eyeballs, along with new, younger...
    Read more ...