Atlanta Braves Hank Aaron at Bat Bettmann Posted Jan 22, 2021 Posted Jan 22, 2021 0 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save (Original Caption) Aaron's 3000th hit of his career didn't come easy here today. The Atlanta outfielder went 0 for 4 in the first game of a doubleheader. In the second game his first time at bat he took a strike from rookie pitcher Wayne Simpson, fouled one off and then connected for a "cheap hit" over second, beating out the throw as he races past coach Billy Goodman. Aaron became the ninth man in baseball to gain the 3000 hit mark. Bettmann As featured on +22 Photos: Hall of Famer Hank Aaron Through The Years Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. 4:06 KCTV5 News Update: March 15, 2021 Updated 4 hrs ago We're getting ready for the first season of Monarchs baseball in 60 years. Now, you can stock up on all the swag you need. A pop-up store is open at The Legends in KCK.