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Jackie Robinson Day→ April 15th,∞ ​

 "The way I figured it, I was even with baseball and baseball with me. The game had done much for me, and I had done much for it..“
- GIF Credit : azul3104

On this day in 1974 Hank Aaron tied Babe Ruth’s home run record during a game against the Cincinnati Reds. This score card from that day happens to be in our collections. He broke the record four days later in Atlanta.

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