Braves to celebrate Hank Aaron during annual week honoring legend

COBB COUNTY, Ga. — The Atlanta Braves announced their annual week-long celebration of a franchise legend.

The team will have events honoring Aaron’s legacy from July 25 to July 30.

The team will play host to a variety of community events and in-game presentations, highlighting Aaron’s contributions.

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“Hank Aaron’s impact on the Atlanta Braves and the game of baseball is immeasurable, and it is our privilege to pay tribute to his remarkable life and career during our annual Hank Aaron Week,” said Atlanta Braves President & CEO Derek Schiller. “It is a true honor for us to not only commemorate his legacy during this week, but also to perpetuate his vision of inclusivity in our efforts year-round.”

For more information on Hank Aaron Week and the Hank Aaron Invitational showcase game on July 30, please visit braves.com/hankaaronweek.

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