New York Mets first baseman, Pete Alanso, hits his record breaking 53rd home run in the third inning off of Atlanta Braves starter, Mike Foltynewicz, breaking New York Yankees Aaron Judge’s rookie home run record of 52. The Mets went on to win 3-0.
Take a look at our selected images, capturing an historic MLB record. Tonight, New York Mets PETE ALONSO hit his 53rd home run, the most home runs in a rookie season, surpassing New York Yankees Aaron Judge, who previously held the record at 52 home runs. It was a magical night at Citi-Field, an evening that Mets fans will cherish forever.