Wilmer Flores

Judge Homers, Yankees Beat Mets, 5-3

Judge Homers, Yankees Beat Mets, 5-3

NEW YORK — Aaron Judge connected and there was no doubt about it.

Except how far the ball went.

Judge launched a titanic homer into the upper deck, Didi Gregorius snapped a seventh-inning tie with a two-run double and the New York Yankees beat the Mets 5-3 on Wednesday night for their third straight Subway Series victory .

After taking the first two matchups in the Bronx this week, the Yankees kept up their winning ways when the crosstown rivalry shifted to Queens. Making his Citi Field debut, Judge sent a solo shot into the third deck in left — an area rarely reached since the ballpark opened in 2009.

“That's at least 500 feet,” Gregorius said. “That's one...

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