ANAHEIM, Calif. — With over a month left within the season, Aaron Decide hit the 50-homer mark for the second time in his profession.
Along with his one-out blast within the prime of the eighth towards the Angels at Angel Stadium, Decide grew to become simply the tenth participant in MLB historical past to have a number of seasons with no less than 50 residence runs.
He additionally reached the milestone in 2017, when Decide hit 52 as a rookie.
Aaron Decide crushes his fiftieth residence run of the season.USA TODAY Sports activities
Aaron Decide celebrates after hitting his fiftieth homer. Getty Photos
Decide’s subsequent problem — along with battling the Angels Shohei Ohtani for AL MVP — will probably be making a run at Roger Maris’ American League and franchise document of 61 homers, set 61 years in the past in 1961.
Decide’s residence run was greeted with loud cheers from the introduced sellout crowd on Monday night time, which was crammed with Yankee followers — who booed loudly when Decide was walked twice deliberately earlier within the sport.