Yankees slugger Aaron Judge 'leaning toward' passing on Home Run Derby this year
CLOSE Yankees rookie sensation Aaron Judge won the 2017 home run derby in dominating fashion.
TAMPA, Fla. - Aaron Judge isn't likely to defend his Home Run Derby crown this summer.
“(I) did it once, enjoyed it, loved the experience,'' the Yankees slugger said. However, “one and done is good for me.''
Speaking Thursday morning at Steinbrenner Field, Judge didn't fully close the door on participating in this year's Derby during All-Star week at Washington. “But I'm leaning more toward not doing it,'' said Judge, who won it last year at Miami.
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