Milwaukee Braves, 1953-1965One of the greatest third basemen to ever play the game. Averaged 100 runs, 35 home runs, and 98 RBI in his 13 seasons in Milwaukee. Runner-up to the National League MVP in 1953 and 1959, when he led the league in home runs. Paired with Hank Aaron to form the greatest home run hitting duo in baseball history, combining for 863 home runs as teammates. Finished 17-year career with 512 home runs, sixth highest total at that time. Only player in Braves franchise history to play in the team's three cities: Boston, Milwaukee, and Atlanta. Inducted into Baseball's Hall of Fame in Cooperstown in 1978. Played in 10 All-Star games.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 at 4:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 420988 N 4764495|
|Decimal Degrees||43.02903333, -87.96981667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 1.742', W 87° 58.189'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 1' 44.52" N, 87° 58' 11.34" W|
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