Tagged: ‘Hank Aaron’

John Smoltz to Be Presented with Atlanta Sports Lifetime Achievement Award
January 19th, 2016 at 9:19 PM
Atlanta Braves Hall of Famer John Smoltz will be honored with the Atlanta Sports Council's Lifetime Achievement Award next month, reports. ***PHOTO1*** Smoltz will join Hank Aaron (2006), Ted Turner (2009), Bobby Cox (2011), Chipper Jones (2013) and Tom Glavine (2015) as the sixth Brave to be presented the Lifetime Achivement...

Former Milwaukee Braves Outfielder Andy Pafko Dies at Age 92
October 9th, 2013 at 8:41 AM
Most Atlanta Braves fans know Andy Pafko as the right fielder Hank Aaron replaced during the Milwaukee Braves days, but the man who had a successful 17-year Major League career died in a Michigan nursing home at the age of 92 on Tuesday, reports. Pafko was born in Boyceville, Wis., in...

Police Make Arrest in Burglarly of Atlanta Braves Great Hank Aaron’s Home
August 6th, 2013 at 8:15 AM
Atlanta police have made an arrest in the burglary of Atlanta Braves legend Hank Aaron's home, reports. Jewelry and two BMWs were stolen while Aaron and his wife were at the All-Star Game in July. A name hasn't been released for who police arrested on grounds that the investigation is...

Atlanta Braves Beat Philadelphia Phillies for Eighth Straight Win
August 3rd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The Atlanta Braves kept up their torrid offensive pace while visiting Citizens Bank Park on Friday, using a five-run inning to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 in the series opener. After Kris Medlen gave up back-to-back homers to Darin Ruf and Delmon Young to start the Phillies second inning, Jason Heyward...

Atlanta Braves Legend Hank Aaron’s House Burglarized
July 19th, 2013 at 8:25 PM
Former Atlanta Braves outfielder and true home run king Hank Aaron and his wife were away from their southwest Atlanta, and police told Friday that burglars broke in, stealing jewelry and two cars on Sunday. The 79-year-old Aaron missed a call his home security company Sunday night, so he requested...