MLB Players Pay Tribute To Hank Aaron (www.mlb.com)

Baseball lost another legend on Friday, as Hall of Famer, Braves icon and former home run king Hank Aaron died at age 86.
MLB’s current stars owe so much to Aaron as they follow in his footsteps, and many posted tributes to Hammerin’ Hank on Friday.
Here’s just a small

Baseball lost another legend on Friday, as Hall of Famer, Braves icon and former home run king Hank Aaron

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MLB’s current stars owe so much to Aaron as they follow in his footsteps, and many posted tributes to Hammerin’ Hank on Friday.

Here’s just a small part of the outpouring of reactions to Aaron’s passing from today’s players.

Mike Trout (Angels outfielder)

Tim Anderson (White Sox shortstop)

Marcus Stroman (Mets pitcher)

Justin Turner (free-agent third baseman)

Shed Long Jr. (Mariners second baseman)

Jack Flaherty (Cardinals pitcher)

Brandon Lowe (Rays second baseman)

Anthony Rizzo (Cubs first baseman)

Noah Syndergaard (Mets pitcher)

Trevor Bauer (free-agent pitcher)

Carlos Correa (Astros shortstop)

Willson Contreras (Cubs catcher)

Adam Jones (former Orioles outfielder)

David Adler is a reporter for MLB.com based in New York. Follow him on Twitter at @_dadler.



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