Hank Aaron

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United States professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934)

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Commissioner Selig and Hank Aaron look forward to this first-ever, candid, free-wheeling conversation about the game and the respective roles they both played.
1993 -- George Brett recorded his 200th stolen base in Kansas City's 5-4, 12-inning victory over Boston to join Willie Mays and Hank Aaron as the only players with 3,000 hits, 300 homers and 200 steals.
A-Rod is saying that the more he and his fellow players take steroids to get physically larger, Hank Aaron gets larger in stature or reputation.
Knowing Hank Aaron for as long as I have, I didn't hesitate to strike a deal.
I can't explain the feeling of it, it's just Hank Aaron.
It especially doesn't seem fair (to fans) to take the record from Hank Aaron, a man who lifted himself up from poverty and didn't have a baseball-star father or godfather to mentor him," Lieberman said.
Hank Aaron is a true American hero, and we are honored to have him on our team.
HANK AARON, baseball's all-time home run hitter: "I never thought home runs were all that exciting.
It reminded me of another book I'd read recently: Sandy Tolan's Me and Hank: A Boy and His Hero, Twenty-Five Years Later is the story of another great athlete, Hank Aaron, the man who had the gall to take on white America's most cherished sports hero by breaking Babe Ruth's home-run record.
Among those who think Rocker was out of line: Home-run king and Braves senior vice president Hank Aaron, who told a syndicated Chicago radio show, "I have no place in my heart for people who feel that way.
McGwire is so good at belting a pitch into the bleachers, he's been compared to home-run legends like Babe Ruth and Hank Aaron.
But others say it was Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Ted Williams, Roger Maris, Ty Cobb.
Other Wheaties Black History Month honorees have included Muhammad Ali, Hank Aaron, Jackie Robinson, Josh Gibson, Satchell Paige, James "Cool Papa" Bell, Althea Gibson, Arthur Ashe, Walter Payton and Julius "Dr.
ATLANTA, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hank Aaron Chasing the Dream Foundation has made a generous donation to Atlanta Technical College in the amount of $104,000 to establish the Hank Aaron Chasing the Dream Foundation 4 for 4 Endowed Scholarship at the college.