Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86

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Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86

Atlanta Braves’ Hank Aaron eyes the flight of the ball after hitting his 715th career homer in a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 8, 1974 in Atlanta, Ga.
Atlanta Braves’ Hank Aaron hits his 715th career home run in Atlanta Stadium to break the all-time record set by the late Babe Ruth.
Atlanta Braves outfielder Hank Aaron swings a bat at home plate during spring training.
Hall of Famer Hank Aaron waves to the crowd during Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremonies in Cooperstown, N.Y.
Atlanta Braves’ Hank Aaron holds aloft the ball he hit for his 715th career home in Atlanta.
Milwaukee Braves’ Hank Aaron poses for a photo at Ebbets Field during a 1954 exhibition season in New York.

Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86

Atlanta Braves’ Hank Aaron eyes the flight of the ball after hitting his 715th career homer in a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 8, 1974 in Atlanta, Ga.
Atlanta Braves’ Hank Aaron hits his 715th career home run in Atlanta Stadium to break the all-time record set by the late Babe Ruth.
Atlanta Braves outfielder Hank Aaron swings a bat at home plate during spring training.
Hall of Famer Hank Aaron waves to the crowd during Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremonies in Cooperstown, N.Y.
Atlanta Braves’ Hank Aaron holds aloft the ball he hit for his 715th career home in Atlanta.
Milwaukee Braves’ Hank Aaron poses for a photo at Ebbets Field during a 1954 exhibition season in New York.
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