GAME: Los Angeles Dodgers @ Atlanta Braves
PLAYER: Hank Aaron, Atlanta Braves
COMPLEX SAYS: Pressure? How's this for pressure? In the run-up to his eclipsing Babe Ruth's career home run record, Hank Aaron endured hate mail and death threats from across the country. So when those two hippie-looking dudes ran up on him as he rounded the bases after breaking the record, Aaron thought they were there to kill him. Where was security like this back in the '70s?
4. Hammerin' Hank Becomes New Home Run King