MLB News – New York Yankees

Image   Yankees Name Judge 16th Team Captain – Aaron Judge has been named the 16th captain in New York Yankees history. The announcement was made Wednesday, when the Yankees officially announced Judge’s nine-year, $360 million contract with a press conference at Yankee Stadium. Derek Jeter, the Yankees’ most recent captain, was on hand for the announcement, as was Willie Randolph, another former Yankees captain. “To get a chance to continue my legacy here in pinstripes, in the best city in the world, the best baseball city, in front of the best fans, this is an incredible honor,” Judge said following the announcement. “This is an incredible honor that I don’t take lightly.”  Read more at:  https://www.cbssports.com/mlb/news/aaron-judge-named-yankees-captain-as-360-million-superstar-becomes-first-player-with-title-since-derek-jeter/  (Mike Axisa/CBS MLB)

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