Hank Aaron

Hank Aaron

BASEBALL PLAYER

Legendary right fielder known as the Hammer who set an MLB record with 755 career home runs, breaking Babe Ruth's record of 714 in 1974. He was a 25-time All-Star, 4-time National League home run champion, 2-time National League batting champion, and 1-time National League MVP over the course of his 23-year career, which was spent with the Milwaukee and Atlanta Braves and the Milwaukee Brewers.
  • When was
    Hank Aaron born?

    Hank Aaron was born on Monday, February 5, 1934

  • Where was
    Hank Aaron born?

    Hank Aaron was born in Mobile, AL

  • How old is
    Hank Aaron?

    Hank Aaron is 87

  • How much is Hank Aaron worth?

    Hank Aaron is worth $25 Million


Hank Aaron Highlights


Best Quotes

  • 'The pitcher has got only a ball. I've got a bat. So the percentage in weapons is in my favor and I let the fellow with the ball do the fretting.'
  • I have always felt that although someone may defeat me, and I strike out in a ball game, the pitcher on the particular day was the best player. But I know when I see him again, I'm going to be ready for his curve ball. Failure is a part of success. There is no such thing as a bed of roses all your life. But failure will never stand in the way of success if you learn from it.
  • I don't feel right unless I have a sport to play or at least a way to work up a sweat.
  • I never doubted my ability, but when you hear all your life you're inferior, it makes you wonder if the other guys have something you've never seen before. If they do, I'm still looking for it.
  • On the field, blacks have been able to be super giants. But, once our playing days are over, this is the end of it and we go back to the back of the bus again.
  • My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging.
  • It took me seventeen years to get 3,000 hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the golf course.
  • I think it's very much a distraction to the ball club, and that is a cancer, you just get done playing the best team in baseball, the team has been playing very well, despite everything ... it's just a distraction, and it is a cancer,
  • I never smile when I have a bat in my hands. That's when you've got to be serious. When I get out on the field, nothing's a joke to me. I don't feel like I should walk around with a smile on my face.
  • Didn't come up here to read. Came up here to hit.
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