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Hank Aaron

American baseball player

Henry Louis Aaron (born February 5, 1934) is a retired baseball player. He played baseball professionally for 22 years. He hit 755 home runs. Even though he has 755 home runs in his career, he never hit 50 or more in a season. He was selected for 25 All-Star games. He was put into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982. Hank Aaron was born in Mobile, Alabama.

Hank Aaron
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Right fielder
Born: (1934-02-05) February 5, 1934 (age 85)
Mobile, Alabama
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 13, 1954, for the Milwaukee Braves
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1976, for the Milwaukee Brewers
MLB statistics
Batting average.305
Hits3,771
Home runs755
Runs batted in2,297
Teams
Negro leagues

Major League Baseball

Career highlights and awards

MLB records

  • 2,297 career runs batted in
  • 6,856 career total bases
  • 1,477 career extra-base hits
Member of the National
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Induction1982
Vote97.83% (first ballot)

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Hank Aaron at Wikimedia Commons