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Hank Aaron, Baseball's Legendary Slugger, Dies At 86

Hank Aaron, Baseball's Legendary Slugger, Dies At 86

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Updated at 3:10 p.m. ET Hank Aaron, seen as a hero for shattering Babe Ruth's home run record and also for his longtime advocacy for civil rights, has died. "Hammerin' Hank" was 86. The Atlanta Braves confirmed his death on Friday. "We are absolutely devastated by the passing of our beloved Hank. He …

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