Happy Reds birthday, Hank Sauer!


March 17, 1917

Hank Sauer only made two All-Star teams, despite hitting 288 home runs in his 15-year career. “Honker” smacked 35 longballs for the Reds in 1948, his first full season. Six times he topped 30 homers, including 41 in 1954 with the Cubs.


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