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In his prime, A-Rod says he couldn't hit it farther than Aaron Judge if he was standing on second

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During an interview with MLB.com on Thursday, Alex Rodriguez was asked if, in his prime, he had more power than Aaron Judge.

Well, let's zoom back in time to 2007 -- the season 31-year-old A-Rod hit 54 homers, drove in 156, posted a career-high 1.067 OPS and won the American League MVP Award. This was probably his prime. This was hit pretty far.

But A-Rod, as you can also watch in the main clip, answered with a laugh:

"Oh my, that's not even close. I can hit it from second base and he's gonna hit it farther. In my wildest dream, I'd hope to be as strong as Aaron Judge. He's a phenomenal talent."

Yeah, I guess he's right (and, just think, the 25-year-old Judge may still be a few years away from his prime).

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