This is really sad. To be around Hank was to be in the presence of a presence. He was as ferocious a competitor as he was a gentle human being. He spoke in simple, understandable terms having lived through an unspeakably complex life. When I think Home-run King-it’s Henry Aaron
Legendary Major League Baseball player Henry Louis 'Hank' Aaron has passed away at 86. Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982, Aaron finished his career with 755 home runs, making him baseball's 'home run king' for 33 years (Barry Bonds surpassed his total in 2007).
Former home-run king Henry Aaron has died. He led the 1957 Milwaukee Braves to a World Series title.