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.
San Benito Babe Ruth All-Stars gain valuable experience in regional loss
Even though the San Benito Babe Ruth 18-and-under All-Star team fell short in its quest to reach the World Series following last year?s historic appearance, manager Andrew Barragan said plenty of posiBaseball league board members resign over allowing convicted cop killer to coach
Six board members of a Southeast Side youth baseball league resigned Wednesday night amid growing criticism of their decision to let a convicted cop killer coach in the league.Baseball league board members resign over cop killer coach
Six board members of a Southeast Side youth baseball league resigned last night amid growing criticism of their decision to let a convicted cop killer coach.Vallejo Babe Ruth sign-ups on Saturday and Sunday
Times-Herald sports staff Vallejo Babe Ruth is holding fall, winter ball sign-ups this weekend on Saturday from 11 a.100 years after big league debut, Babe Ruth is still larger than life
It is easy now to identify the most famous name from the baseball box score dated July 11, 1914.Ukiah Babe Ruth Baseball 15U All-Stars undefeated Northern California State Champions
The Ukiah Babe Ruth Baseball League will be hosing the 13-15 year old Regional Tournaments Aug. 4 through Aug.Babe Ruth made MLB debut 100 years ago - OPINION: 6 ways to save baseball from extinction
George Herman ?Babe? Ruth played his first Major League Baseball game 100 years ago Friday, marking the beginning of a legendary career and legacy that lasted decades.Babe Ruth World Series notebook, Day 2: Marchbanks' hitting lessons have helped Force
PITTSFIELD -- Greg Marchbanks is no stranger to many of the Berkshire Force softball players.Squirrels return home
Parents and fans greeted the Charleston Fighting Squirrels Senior Babe Ruth baseball team following their near 20-hour trip from Dickinson, North Dakota Tuesday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. The Squirrels won their third Midwest Plains Regional championship in 10 seasons.Babe Ruth Softball World Series roundup: Day 2
When your team wins a game 13-0 and your pitcher throws a no-hitter, it's tough to find things to fix. Still, that is part of the job for Madison County, N.C., coach Jeff Loven after his Southeast champions routed Southern Plains, Colo., in an early game Thursday.
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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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