Hank Aaron, circa 1957

Hank, just 23, hit .322 that year with 44 HR, 132 RBI, 57 BB and just 58 K's. The Hammer  never struck out 100 times in a season. He also had a .500 slugging percentage every year until age 40 -- with the exception of his rookie season and again in 1968, when he finished... Continue Reading →


National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Fifty-nine years ago today, Hank Aaron made his big league debut with the Milwaukee Braves. The boxscore.

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