Hank Aaron expected to make full recovery following fall on ice
Hall of Famer Hank Aaron is expected to make a full recovery after taking a fall on ice. He needed partial hip surgery.
Hall of Famer Hank Aaron underwent successful partial left hip surgery on Friday night, the Braves announced. He fell on some ice and is expected to make a full recovery within 6-8 weeks.
Aaron, 80, was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1982. He is still the all-time home run leader among right-handed hitters with 755. Aaron retired as a .305/.374/.555 (155 OPS+) career hitter after a 23-year career with the Milwaukee and Atlanta Braves.