Ryan Braun calls it a career.
Long-time Milwaukee Brewer didn’t sign back with the club this past off-season, and with the 2021 season drawing to a close quickly, the 2011 NL MVP decided to make it official. Assuming he remains retired, Braun will have played his entire career with a franchise, a rarity in the modern game. Questions about PED usage will keep Braun away from Cooperstown, but he will forever be a legend in Wisconsin. He leaves the game behind Robin Yount and Paul Molitor in his career WAR for the Brew Crew while his 344 career home runs are a franchise record.
That brings us to today’s quiz of the day. You now know Braun is the all-time Homer King in Milwaukee, so let’s see how well you know the rest of the league. How many of the career ladders at home runs for each MLB franchise can you name in six minutes?