The 79-year-old Baseball Hall of Famer, widely regarded as one of the greatest baseball players of all time, has officially taken the Twitter plunge:

Hank Aaron

Much to his fans’ delight:

https://twitter.com/noided1/status/314038512980733952

https://twitter.com/KyJent/status/314038844116840448

https://twitter.com/rugbjack/status/314038787606999040

https://twitter.com/NathanWurtzel/status/314037728759132160

Welcome to Twitter, sir!