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Hank Aaron’s Rookie Number

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Hank Aaron is remembered for wearing number 44. What number did Hank Aaron wear in his rookie season?

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In his rookie season, 1954 with the Milwaukee Braves, Hank Aaron wore number 5. He switched to number 44 in 1955, also with Milwaukee. Another interesting Aaron rookie fact – his salary for his first year in the majors was $5,000.