On This Day In Baseball History: July 29, 2013

Jason Giambi


Cleveland Indians designated hitter Jason Giambi becomes the oldest player to hit a walk-off home run when he blasts a pinch hit two run homer off White Sox’s Ramon Troncosco. Giambi who was 42 years, 6 months, and 22 days, passes Hank Aaron who, at 42 years, 5 months, and 7 days, held the previous record. Giambi who has won and AL MVP and collected 440 career homers will retire the following season.


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