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Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Henry Aaron

1975-1976

 
 
Henry Aaron Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2019
1. Henry Aaron Marker
Inscription.  Known as "Hammerin' Hank" for clubbing 755 career home runs, Aaron retired as a Brewer, finishing in the same city in which his Major League career started. Set numerous records during his 23-year career, including Most Home Runs, Games Played, At-Bats, Total Bases and RBI. Hit his 755th - and final- home run on July 20, 1976 at County Stadium. During his two-year stint in a Brewers uniform, Aaron hit 22 home runs with 95 RBI in 736 at-bats. Selected to the A.L. All-Star Team in 1975 - his 21st consecutive selection to the Midsummer Classic. During his 12 years in Milwaukee as a member of the Braves, Aaron won three Gold Gloves, two N.L. Pennants, one N.L. MVP Award and a World Series.
 
Location. 43° 1.742′ N, 87° 58.217′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker can be reached from Brewers Way. The marker is part of the Brewers Wall of Honor which is on display on the northeast wall (left field) of Miller Park. It is near the Hot Corner entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Miller Park, 1 Brewers Way, Milwaukee WI 53214, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
Brewers Wall of Honor image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2019
2. Brewers Wall of Honor
marker. Jim Colborn (here, next to this marker); Allan H. "Bud" Selig (here, next to this marker); Harvey Kuenn (here, next to this marker); Ken Sanders (here, next to this marker); Bob Uecker (here, next to this marker); Gorman Thomas (here, next to this marker); Johnny Briggs (here, next to this marker); Sixto Lezcano (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Categories. Sports
 
Miller Park image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2019
3. Miller Park
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2019, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2019, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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