The consensus best baseball player of all-time due to his excellence both as a hitter and a pitcher, Babe Ruth is one of the most widely recognized figures in sports history. Most often associated with the New York Yankees
, Ruth started his career with the Boston Red Sox
, where as a pitcher he was among the league's best and was a standout World Series performer. Ruth's move from the Red Sox to the Yankees marked the end of an era of World Series titles in Boston and the beginning of a World Series winning tradition for the Yankees. This trade become the most famous in baseball history, and later it was added to lore that Ruth cursed the Sox, a curse that would cause an 86 year gulf between Red Sox World Series wins. Ruth's home run hitting prowess on the Yankees is widely considered to have saved baseball in the aftermath of the Chicago Black Sox scandal that discredited the sport. Ruth would demolish home run records, both single season and career, before his finishing his career out with the Boston Braves
. Babe Ruth was elected to the Hall Of Fame in 1936.
Letters: Babe Ruth locks the gates
Babe Ruth locks gates Bennington County Babe Ruth is the latest program to fall victim to the ever-changing landscape of youth sports today. A program dating back to the early 70s that has played under the umbrella of Interstate Baseball, Senior League and for the last 15 years Babe Ruth International, will not operate unless new administration comes forward.Hero Universe A Mind Cures Brand Releases the Long Awaited New York Yankee - Babe Ruth Home Run App
The Babe Ruth Home Run App breaks down the five key principles to hitting with staggering power through a step-by-step Babe Ruth swing analysis. This app also features 3D virtual reality visualizations, plus game day positive affirmations, creating a complete baseball workout for the mind. (PRWeb March 02, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12553819.htmBabe Ruth and Ty Cobb starred in odd instructional film (Video)
Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb were two of baseball's greatest hitters, but looked nothing like it this instructional film.Lamar Babe Ruth Softball registrations start March 7
Lamar Babe Ruth Softball will be holding registrations for any girl between the ages of 13 and 18 who are interested in playing softball this summer.South Lake sports briefs: Crown Point Babe Ruth extends sign-ups until today
Dyer Babe Ruth extends sign-ups to todayNats Journal: Matt Williams on when he?ll do Babe Ruth impression: ?I have no idea.?
Manager promised to re-enact his ground-breaking performance if the Nationals put together a double-digit winning streak. They did. He didn't.South Lake sports briefs: Crown Point Babe Ruth extends sign-ups until Saturday
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You might recognize bits and pieces of Babe Ruth's 1972 flamenco-funk song "The Mexican" from its use in classic hip-hop songs byWho were Yankees captains before Derek Jeter?
Did you know Babe Ruth was a captain ... for just six days? See the rest of them hereBabe Ruth signups
Registration for the Manchester Babe Ruth 13-15-year-old Baseball League will begin Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at Indian Head Athletics on Lake Avenue. The second registration date is set for Thursday, March 5, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Indian Head.
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George Herman Ruth had many nicknames aside from Babe. Those included The Bambino, The Caliph of Clout, Sultan of Swat, Jidge, The Behemoth of Bust and The Great Bambino.
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