Hank Aaron hammers Rocker for comments in SI story

Updated: December 23, 1999, 12:59 PM ET

CHICAGO (Ticker) -- Hank Aaron thought the racism and discrimation he endured during his career was a thing of the past, but baseball's all-time home run king is reconsidering after the latest comments from Atlanta pitcher John Rocker.

"I played for 23 years and had everything under the sun happen to me, like most black players," Aaron said today on the Jay Mariotti Show on One-on-One Sports Radio. "But never has anything happened to me that made me feel like I did reading that in Sports ...

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