MLB players pay tribute to Aaron

January 22nd, 2021

Baseball lost another legend on Friday, as Hall of Famer, Braves icon and former home run king Hank Aaron died at age 86.

MLB's current stars owe so much to Aaron as they follow in his footsteps, and many posted tributes to Hammerin' Hank on Friday.

Here's just a small part of the outpouring of reactions to Aaron's passing from today's players.

Mike Trout (Angels outfielder)

Freddie Freeman (Braves first baseman)

Christian Yelich (Brewers outfielder)

Tim Anderson (White Sox shortstop)

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Marcus Stroman (Mets pitcher)

Justin Turner (free-agent third baseman)

Shed Long Jr. (Mariners second baseman)

Jack Flaherty (Cardinals pitcher)

Kenley Jansen (Dodgers reliever)

Brandon Lowe (Rays second baseman)

Anthony Rizzo (Cubs first baseman)

Evan Longoria (Giants third baseman)

Noah Syndergaard (Mets pitcher)

Trevor Bauer (free-agent pitcher)

Carlos Correa (Astros shortstop)

Aaron Hicks (Yankees outfielder)

Willson Contreras (Cubs catcher)

Jerry Blevins (Mets reliever)

Matt Kemp (former Braves outfielder)

Adam Jones (former Orioles outfielder)