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This Day in Baseball: Joe Niekro’s Home Run

By Precious Sanders @pdsanders99

On May 29, 1976, Joe Niekro hit the only home run of his big league career, and he hit it off his older brother, Phil. Joe Niekro had a total of 973 at-bats in his career, and his one round-tripper contributed to a 4-3 win for the Astros over the Braves.

This day in baseball: Joe Niekro’s home run

Joe Niekro in 1976 (Wikipedia)

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