Relive Aaron Judge's historic rookie season in virtual reality
Aaron Judge's rookie season in 2017 was historic to say the least. He became the first rookie to win a Home Run Derby outright, he set a Statcast exit velocity record, he became the first Yankee to lead the league in home runs, walks and runs scored since Jason Giambi in 2005 and he was named American League Rookie of the Year.
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If you thought the year for him was impressive, you'd be right. But how would you like to relive the season that put Judge on the map? Well, you're in luck. This virtual reality experience will bring you from Yankee Stadium to his Home Run Derby victory and on to the postseason in a way that will make you feel like you're right along with him:
The video incorporates interviews with the outfielder, cheers from the crowd and, of course, the power he brought to the Yankees lineup. Enjoy.
MLB continues to leverage original content captured in VR for a variety of means to provide fans with unique interactions and behind the scenes connections to their favorite teams and players. Check out similar interactive clips of young stars like Cody Bellinger and Mookie Betts .