Chris Martin

Chris Martin

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Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 8"/225 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Arlington, Texas
College: McLennan (TX) CC
Draft: 2005 21st round by the
  • Hank Aaron, baseball's one-time home run king, dies at 86
    The Associated Press

    Hank Aaron, baseball's one-time home run king, dies at 86

    His name is all over the baseball record book and, indeed, Hank Aaron could do it all. George W. Bush, a one-time owner of the Texas Rangers, presented Aaron in 2002 with the Presidential Medal of Freedom - the nation's highest civilian honor.

  • How Hank Aaron pumped up ex-Detroit Tiger Denny McLain in Atlanta
    Detroit Free Press

    How Hank Aaron pumped up ex-Detroit Tiger Denny McLain in Atlanta

    Hall of Famer Hank Aaron died Friday at age 86. He was teammates with former Detroit Tigers pitcher Denny McLain for half a season in 1972.

  • Timeline of Hank Aaron’s life and career
    The Associated Press

    Timeline of Hank Aaron’s life and career

    1951 - Signs at age 17 with the Indianapolis Clowns of the Negro American League, where he plays shortstop and draws the attention of major league scouts. 1952 - Signs with the Boston Braves, turning down a slightly lower offer from the New York Giants that could've paired him in the same outfield with Willie Mays. 1954 - Earns a spot in the big leagues with the Braves, who had moved to Milwaukee before the 1953 season.