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April 4, 1974: Hank Aaron hits his 714th career home run, tying Babe Ruth's record, in a season opener against the Cincinnati Reds, in Cincinnati. Five days later, in Atlanta, he would break the record, with home run number 715.
April 4, 1974: Hank Aaron hits his 714th career home run, tying Babe Ruth's record, in a season opener against the Cincinnati Reds, in Cincinnati. Five days later, in Atlanta, he would break the record, with home run number 715.
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