Meet Aaron James Judge – Professional Baseball Player

Aaron Judge is an American professional baseball player who currently plays in Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees. He currently plays in the position of right outfielders. He is one of the largest players physically to play in the major league.

Aaron Judge was first picked in the 2013 MLB draft by the New York Yankees. He has signed the contract that was worth $1.8 million in 2013. In 2017, he has been awarded title Rookie Player of the Year in the American League.

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Aaron Judge’s net worth is evaluated at $10 million.

Early Life

Aaron James Judge took birth in Linden, California, USA on 26th April, 1992 who was adopted by the parents Patty and Wayne Judge. At the age of 10, he came to know that he was adopted by his parents. He was raised along with his brother John, who was also adopted.

Aaron Judge pursue his education from Linden High School. After the completion of his high school, he went on to join California State University in Fresno. He showed his interest in sports from his early childhood age. He took part in baseball, football, as well as basketball during his high school days.

Aaron Judge childhood picture. Pic : Pinterest.

Career

Aaron Judge started to show his interest in sports from her tender age. He was also fond of playing games like football, basketball besides baseball. He began his career in baseball later by playing for California State University. He was first selected by the Oakland Athletics in 2010 Major League Baseball Draft however, he decides to play for the college team Fresno State Bulldogs Baseball Team.

In 2013, he had his breakthrough year in his career after being picked up in the first round of the 2013 MLB Draft by the New York Yankees. He signed a contract for the New York Yankees that was worth $1.8 million. Due to several injuries, he ruled out in sideline in his first season.

He made his professional debut against Charleston RiverDogs in 2014. He was able to make an impressive start in his debut match. He made an average of 0.333 batting and a slugging percentage of 0.53. After an impressive performance, he was promoted to the Class A- Advanced Florida State League.

He played for the Trenton Thunder of the Class AA Eastern league in the 2015 season. He was able to make the stats of 0.284 average batting with a 0.350 OBP and 12 home runs in 63 games.

After delivering immense record for the Trenton he was promoted to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders of the Class AAA International League. He has starred for the RailRaiders and played 93 matches for them.

He made his debut for the New York Yankees in August 2016 in a match against the Tampa Bay Ray. However, he was sidelined after picking up several injuries.

In the 2017 season, he came to the peak point of performance in his career by hitting 40 home runs. He was awarded the Players Choice Award and was voted as the American League Rookie Player of the Year.

Net Worth and Earnings

Aforementioned, Aaron Judge’s net worth is estimated at $10 million as of 2019. He has accumulated a hefty sum of amount from his baseball career.

Personal Life and Relationship

Talking about Aaron Judge’s personal life, he is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend Jen Flaum. The couple started dating after meeting first in the US Open in September 2017. Jen Flaum who has just completed her graduation from the University of Michigan is enjoying her romantic life with her loving partner Aaron Judge.

Aaron Judge girlfriend Jen Flaum. Pic: Instagram.

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