On this day in 1975 the Brewers took a 5-0 lead early and beat the Tigers 8-4 at County Stadium. Hank Aaron, DH'ing and batting cleanup, led the offensive attack with four hits. One of them was a triple. He drove in two runs in the game.
This game was Aaron's second four-hit game as a Brewer and the 49th of his career career, and it also turned out to be the last one. Forty-nine four hit games is the 16th highest total in major league history. Another former Brewer is in the top five:
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The hits gave Aaron 3653 for his career. He eventually finished with 3771.