Aaron Dingers Light Up July Print E-mail
Written by Jim Rednour   
Saturday, 30 June 2007

On July 21, 1959 Aaron hit three homers in a game against the San Francisco Giants -- the only time Aaron hit three homers in a game.

On July 3, 1960 Aaron hit his 200th career homer, this one off the Cardinals' Ron Kline in St. Louis.

On July 14, 1968 Aaron hit his 500th career homer, this one off San Francisco Giant’s Mike McCormick.

July 30, 1969 Aaron hit home run No. 537 to move into third place on the career home run list, past Mickey Mantle and behind only Willie Mays and Babe Ruth.

July 31, 1970 Aaron homered against Dave Guisti of the Pirates in Atlanta for this 30th homer of the season, establishing a National League record for most seasons with 30 or more homers (12).

On July 21, 1973 Aaron hit his 700th career homer, this one off the Philadelphia Phillies' Ken Brett.

On July 20, 1976 Aaron homers off the California Angels' Dick Drago in Milwaukee for home run No. 755 -- the final home run of his career. 





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