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Yankees captain Aaron Judge has hit his first home run since coming off of the injured list. Facing Orioles righty Tyler Wells, Judge slugged a go-ahead two-run home run that traveled 442 feet.

It was Judge’s 20th home run of the season. The Yankees lead the Orioles 3-2 in the third inning.

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