Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Hank Aaron

I promised myself.  NO BLOGPOSTS TODAY, THIS WEEK.
Due to a staggering, personal, profound, family tragedy.

However, as I've said before in many ways before, Baseball Transcends.
and i hope that it will for me, that it can,...

So, a shorty about the 40th anniversary of Hank Aarons's 715th career home run.
Hank broke the Babes' record of 714, on April 8, 1974, against Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Al Downing.  It looked like this, then: