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A young fan at his first Yankees game was ecstatic to see Aaron Judge homer

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Aaron Judge is doing everything he can to entertain visitors at Yankee Stadium this year, and it's bringing forth a new generation of Baby Bomber fanatics.

One such fan is Massimo Greco, who is just two weeks shy of turning 5 years old. In anticipation of his birthday (as well as his mother and brother's), the family went to the Yankees' game on Thursday night. The Angels won the game with a 10-5 comeback victory, but the Greco family won the night.


Massimo Greco with his father, Jason. Photo via Randy Whitney/MLB.com Real-Time Correspondent

Greco hoped that Judge, his favorite player, would hit a home run for him. He even had his hair made to look like Judge's semi-mohawk and held a sign with the Ruthian request.

The phenomenal rookie delivered:

Once Greco and his father, Jason, saw the ball flying out of the park, they went berserk.

It has definitely been a good day to be a young baseball fan.

The Grecos also got the chance to talk about their once-in-a-lifetime televised moment, mentioning that at 2:22 p.m. this afternoon, Greco said, "I hope Aaron Judge hits a home run for me today."

Anytime you make a kid cheer your name in a Dio-like voice, you're doing something right.

When Greco spoke later with MLB.com real-time correspondent Randy Whitney, he had the perfect response to Judge's blast: "Thanks for making my first game awesome, Aaron!"

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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