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Passage: Baseball great Hank Aaron

"Sunday Morning" host Jane Pauley looks back at the life of Hall of Famer Hank Aaron, who in 1974 overcame racist threats and abuse to break one of the most coveted records in all of sports: Babe Ruth's career home run record.

hank aaron - CBS News
6:49am PST - January 24th, 2021

Hank Aaron, Major League Baseball's one-time home run record holder, dies aged 86

Tributes flow following the death of a Major League Baseball giant who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his successful pursuit of Babe Ruth's famed home run record.

hank aaron - ABC News (AU)
8:20pm PST - January 22nd, 2021

Hank Aaron remembered for 'regal presence,' crusade for equality

Baseball great Hank Aaron was remembered Friday for the way he carried himself off and on the field as he faced adversity in pursuit of Babe Ruth's record.

hank aaron - NBC News
3:50pm PST - January 22nd, 2021

Baseball legend Aaron dies, aged 86

Hank Aaron, who broke Babe Ruth's Major League Baseball home run record in 1974, dies at the age of 86.

hank aaron - BBC Sport
9:52am PST - January 22nd, 2021

Hank Aaron, Longtime Home Run King and Civil Rights Icon, Dies at 86

The slugger faced death threats as he approached Babe Ruth’s home run record in 1974. His 755 career home runs stood as a record for more than three decades.

hank aaron - The Wall Street Journal
8:27am PST - January 22nd, 2021

Yelich accepts Hank Aaron Award, says Brewers can learn from loss

After accepting the Hank Aaron Award prior to Game 3 of the World Series, Christian Yelich says the Milwaukee Brewers can learn from their postseason run

hank aaron - Fox Sports
6:32pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

MLB notebook: Red Sox wary of Machado stealing signs

Boston Red Sox pitching coach Dana LeVangie says Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Manny Machado was stealing and relaying signs during Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday night, according to Bleacher Report.

hank aaron - Reuters
6:17pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Yelich hopes Brewers use NLCS disappointment as motivation

Yelich hopes Brewers use NLCS disappointment as motivation

hank aaron - Fox Sports
6:12pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Yelich hopes Brewers use NLCS disappointment as motivation

Milwaukee's Christian Yelich and Boston's J.D. Martinez received the Hank Aaron Award prior to Friday's Game 3 of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers

hank aaron - USA Today
6:11pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Baseball's top minority showcase renamed after Hank Aaron

Major League Baseball's largest developmental effort for minority players is being renamed after one of the sport's greatest players

hank aaron - Fox Sports
5:45pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Baseball's top minority showcase renamed after Hank Aaron

Major League Baseball's largest developmental effort for minority players is being renamed after one of the sport's greatest players

hank aaron - USA Today
5:45pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Boston's Martinez, Milwaukee's Yelich win Hank Aaron Award

Boston Red Sox designated hitter/outfielder J.D. Martinez and Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich were named the winners of the Hank Aaron Award...

hank aaron - Daily Mail
5:23pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Mookie Betts: "Pretty cool" to be feted for feeding homeless

Mookie Betts is being praised for feeding the homeless a few hours after his Red Sox won Game 2 of the World Series

hank aaron - Fox Sports
5:05pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Mookie Betts: "Pretty cool" to be feted for feeding homeless

Mookie Betts is being praised for feeding the homeless a few hours after his Red Sox won Game 2 of the World Series

hank aaron - USA Today
5:05pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

J.D. Martinez, Christian Yelich Named 2018 AL, NL Hank Aaron Award Winners

Boston Red Sox designated hitter J.D. Martinez and Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich were named the winners of the American League and National League Hank Aaron Award, respectively, on Friday...

hank aaron - Bleacher Report
4:22pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

J.D. Martinez, Christian Yelich Named 2018 AL, NL Hank Aaron Award Winners

Boston Red Sox designated hitter J.D. Martinez and Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich were named the winners of the American League and National League Hank Aaron Award, respectively, on Friday...

hank aaron - Bleacher Report
4:12pm PDT - October 26th, 2018

Why Aaron Judge could be Yankees' next Mr. October

The right fielder is putting the Yankees on his 6-foot-7 frame, trying to lead them to the World Series. He has power and presence, but no bravado.

hank aaron - USA Today
3:48pm PDT - October 7th, 2018

Vikings coordinators: Defensive struggles, Cousins' fumbles, long snappers and more

Highlights from Thursday's press conferences with Minnesota Vikings coaches

hank aaron - Fox Sports
4:14pm PDT - October 4th, 2018

Vikings coordinators: Defensive struggles, Cousins' fumbles, long snappers and more

Highlights from Thursday's press conferences with Minnesota Vikings coaches

hank aaron - Fox Sports
4:14pm PDT - October 4th, 2018
Day 24 and Day 25 shoutouts - Hank Aaron, Guy Bluford, and Mae Jemison! #RIPHank #HankAaron #GuyBluford #MaeJemison #BlackHistoryMonth We have one more day of shoutouts for Black History Month - I’ll read/share final three tomorrow. Next up? Women’s History Month! https://t.co/3gVXkDTyyc

Day 24 and Day 25 shoutouts - Hank Aaron, Guy Bluford, and Mae Jemison! #RIPHank #HankAaron #GuyBluford #MaeJemison #BlackHistoryMonth We have one more day of shoutouts for Black History Month - I’ll read/share final three tomorrow. Next up? Women’s History Month! https://t.co/3gVXkDTyyc

The Gottfried Crew (@GottfriedCrew)
11:29am PST - February 25th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
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John Harman (@francois_82)
11:27am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @MLBNetwork: .@PresidentPerine joined us on #MLBNHotStove to discuss his visit to the Hank Aaron Childhood Home and Museum, his favorite…

e.o (@eazeee2004)
11:18am PST - February 25th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
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Brosé (@RocketsonDeck)
11:17am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @twistedfiction4: @SixBrownChicks A2. The only advice is violence. She assaulted your daughter while she slept, and now she needs to cat…

Shavonne Nicole (@Shavonne191920)
10:55am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @MLBNetwork: .@PresidentPerine joined us on #MLBNHotStove to discuss his visit to the Hank Aaron Childhood Home and Museum, his favorite…

Robby Gregg (@bravesfan4life8)
10:51am PST - February 25th, 2021
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Matthew Kracht (@solon594bce)
10:49am PST - February 25th, 2021
RT @Cards4Days_: 1960 Topps Hank Aaron - $100 OBO. 

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Alley (@_AlleyAwesome)
10:47am PST - February 25th, 2021

ICYMI: "The story was Barrhead. Barrhead, for crying out loud." What was it about the #Alberta community that drew the great Hank Aaron to town in 1977? We've sifted through the archives to find out how it all came to be. #YEG #Baseball #Barrhead #Alberta https://t.co/X8zwrLsWf7

ABDugoutStories (@ABDugoutStories)
10:45am PST - February 25th, 2021
Inspiration from a remarkable American in honor of #BlackHistoryMonth: “A person occasionally gets the opportunity to do something great. When that time comes, only two things matter: being prepared to seize the moment and having the courage to take your best swing.” - Hank Aaron https://t.co/JbrdWCdOYf

Inspiration from a remarkable American in honor of #BlackHistoryMonth: “A person occasionally gets the opportunity to do something great. When that time comes, only two things matter: being prepared to seize the moment and having the courage to take your best swing.” - Hank Aaron https://t.co/JbrdWCdOYf

Mylo, a Lockton company (@ChooseMylo)
10:43am PST - February 25th, 2021
RT @Cards4Days_: 1960 Topps Hank Aaron - $100 OBO. 

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timscards (@timscards1)
10:40am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @WLong4416: @BaseballQuotes1 Hank Aaron had more singles (2,294) than Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt had 2,234 career hits. This stat is eve…

Justin Meyer (@justinmeyer80)
10:39am PST - February 25th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron #BlackHistoryMonth Tribute https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

fosterether.eth (@FosterEther)
10:32am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @MLBNetwork: .@PresidentPerine joined us on #MLBNHotStove to discuss his visit to the Hank Aaron Childhood Home and Museum, his favorite…

THE G.O.A.T! (@1Henry116)
10:29am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @MLBNetwork: .@PresidentPerine joined us on #MLBNHotStove to discuss his visit to the Hank Aaron Childhood Home and Museum, his favorite…

ZackJamesCole (@ZackJamesCole)
10:28am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @MLBNetwork: .@PresidentPerine joined us on #MLBNHotStove to discuss his visit to the Hank Aaron Childhood Home and Museum, his favorite…

Matthew Crane (@JacketsSting242)
10:26am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @MLBNetwork: .@PresidentPerine joined us on #MLBNHotStove to discuss his visit to the Hank Aaron Childhood Home and Museum, his favorite…

Barles Charkley (@jhennick14)
10:26am PST - February 25th, 2021

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Anthony Altizer (@altizerac)
10:25am PST - February 25th, 2021

RT @vondrachek: @uTobian @patrick_layton I am also suspect of all the elderly famous people dying within days of each another. Hank Aaron…

Fiona Pancheri KBF #IamYeadon (@fionapanc)
9:06am PST - February 24th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
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RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron #BlackHistoryMonth Tribute https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

WHY ARENT WE CALLING TREASON TREASON ANYMORE? (@tommg12_tom)
9:00am PST - February 24th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron #BlackHistoryMonth Tribute https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

Greg Young (@GregYoungJr)
8:59am PST - February 24th, 2021

They killed hank aaron ... I ain't forget. #fda #usgovt

PremiumRothschild (@PremiumRothsch1)
8:54am PST - February 24th, 2021
BLACK HISTORY 
“I believed, and still do, that there was a reason why I was chosen to break the record. I feel it’s my task to carry on where Jackie Robinson left off, and I only know one way to go about it.” The life and career of Hank Aaron, a baseball great who became a force https://t.co/Zkyd646D5i

BLACK HISTORY “I believed, and still do, that there was a reason why I was chosen to break the record. I feel it’s my task to carry on where Jackie Robinson left off, and I only know one way to go about it.” The life and career of Hank Aaron, a baseball great who became a force https://t.co/Zkyd646D5i

yvette levarity (@yvettelevarity)
8:49am PST - February 24th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron #BlackHistoryMonth Tribute https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

Saraphina (@Saraphina666)
8:46am PST - February 24th, 2021

just awesome https://t.co/vk4RhwBtrS

carpe gin (@t_fin)
8:45am PST - February 24th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron #BlackHistoryMonth Tribute https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

jamilm22 (@jamilm22)
8:39am PST - February 24th, 2021
RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron 
#BlackHistoryMonth Tribute 
https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

RT @PresidentPerine: Henry “Hank” Aaron #BlackHistoryMonth Tribute https://t.co/u46Mvy8iWj for More https://t.co/7hFvhqkU4D

Brandon Ray Bumgarner (@BigBadBumgarner)
8:36am PST - February 24th, 2021

RT @grantmcauley: Here's Hank Aaron and Ralph Garr in the 70s road uniform along with the great Satchel Paige. Just an awesome picture. #Br

Aaron J Brooks (@AaronJBrooks99)
8:32am PST - February 24th, 2021

And now for something NOT work related... Hank Aaron's actions had such profound influence, not just for my grandparents and parents who grew up in Milwaukee, but also for my kids (as a reminder that that segregation is not ancient history, especially in Milwaukee). https://t.co/TwBwT3bPJT

Gwen Costa Jacobsohn (@GHCJ_PhD)
8:31am PST - February 24th, 2021

When peak Aaron faced the ageless Paige https://t.co/g8I23CzVUV via @mlb

Felton, C. (@believethatcfnh)
8:30am PST - February 24th, 2021