‘Makes Them Look Like Kids’- MLB Fans Marvel at Aaron Judge’s Towering Presence Over 6’2” Vlad Guerro Jr. And Others

Published 06/18/2022, 9:00 AM EDT

Aaron Judge is the current favorite of every MLB fan. And why not? The New York Yankees star has been dominating the 2022 MLB season. Apart from his gameplay and leadership skills, Aaron Judge is also famous for his giant-size height.

Yes! With a 6’7’’ height, Judge is the tallest player in Major League Baseball. Had he not been a baseball player, the Yankees legend could have made his career in the NBA. Because of his massive height, even normal-sized people look tiny in front of him.


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In an ongoing series between the Toronto Blue Jays and New York Yankees, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. looked tiny in front of Judge in the ballpark. Not to forget that Vladimir is also 6’2’’ feet in height. But the Blue Jays star still looked very short against Judge.

MLB fans compare Vlad’s height to giant-sized Aaron Judge

MLB fans had a fun ride while comparing Vlad to Judge’s height. Taking to Twitter, a user shared the picture of Judge and Vlad in the same frame. And one can see how big the difference is between their height.

One user even said that Judge standing next to tall people and making them look tiny is his favorite content.

“My favorite content is Judge standing next to people who are tall and still making them look small. Anyone can make Altuve look tiny. Judge stands next to guys who are 6’5″ and still makes them look like little kids,” said the tweet.

Another fan said that Judge is better than Vlad in every term, whether it is height or game. A couple more tweets were comparing the two for their height.

Giancarlo Stanton on comparison with Judge over height

Looking back into the 2017 season, Giancarlo Stanton (6’6’’) was not playing for the New York Yankees. However, fans always compared him to a rookie of the Yankees. Yes! That rookie was none other than Aaron Judge.


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Sep 24, 2021; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; New York Yankees designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton (27) celebrates his three run home run against the Boston Red Sox with right fielder Aaron Judge (99) during the third inning at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Though the comparison was not only about their height, their gameplay is also pretty much similar to each other. The comparison was so hyped that during a press conference, Stanton had to request the media to ask him more about his team and teammates, not about someone he has never played with.

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“Have any questions about our teammates? I feel like I’m talking about him more than them lately,” Stanton said to MLB.com

Considering your observation, do you think height plays any major role in becoming a successful baseball player?



Abhishek Kumar

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Abhishek Kumar is an MLB author at EssentiallySports. After completing his Master’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, Abhishek has been working in the media industry since two years. Before joining EssentiallySports, he previously worked at APN News as a sub-editor, where he has written articles on sports and politics.