Willie McCovey Hits his 521st Home Run

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Date of Event: May 3, 1980

Willie McCovey had an outstanding career. He is one of best home run hitters in baseball history, and on May 3, 1980, he tied Ted Williams in the record books for 521 career home runs. Currently, he, Ted Williams, and Frank Thomas are all tied for 20th as all-time career home run leaders.

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Larry Dierker was born September 22, 1946, in Hollywood California. Larry is a former Major League Baseball pitcher, manager, broadcaster, and he is also an accomplished American novelist, blogger, essayist, playwright, motivational speaker, and digital entrepreneur.