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Bob Klapisch: Aaron Judge for MVP? Better believe it

It's not supposed to be this easy, hitting moonshots with the kind of backspin and torque that reminds old timers of Mickey Mantle. But there's more to Aaron Judge than history these days. The way he looks at the plate, all 6-foot-7, 280 pounds of him, and the way he's intimidating pitchers, this baby Bomber has become Lebron in cleats.

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