Aaron Judge's $300m bet that's about to pay off
is on his way to cashing out a
he put on himself before this season.
a walk-off home run against the
the New York Yankees
put his worth on show.
The 30-year-old knocked back a seven-year,
$213.5 million ($AUD306m)
contract extension because he wanted a
deal for around
$324 million ($A464m).
Unlike other highly paid stars, Judge has a concerning
, missing a total of
with a broken wrist, oblique strain and calf strains.
former MLB pitcher
Judge is the
for American League
, has outhomered
different teams and has driven in
of the Yankees’
runs in their past eight games.
Judge will get the figure he is after at a rival team, but he was willing to take the
and with his talents it might just
Producer: Stefan Centofanti