Rare Babe Ruth rookie baseball card up for auction could break $12.5M world record

Baseball enthusiasts, sports memorabilia collectors and American pastime fans are eyeing the world’s most expensive baseball card, according to a report. Robert Edward Auctions in ChesterNew Jersey, will be auctioned on November 17, 2023. Unveiling events are scheduled to be held in Baltimore, Maryland, on November 15, 2023, and at an undisclosed location in New […]

Babe Ruth showed how athletes should interact with presidents

Yankees legend George Herman “Babe” Ruth died 75 years ago on Tuesday, August 16, 1948. He was only 53 years old. Over his career, Ruth hit 714 and 60 home runs in a season (both records at the time) and led the team to seven World Series championships as both a pitcher and a hitter. […]

Shohei Ohtani surpasses Babe Ruth in this area in Angels’ win

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Shohei Ohtani walked off the mound after the 97th and final pitch in the sixth inning, muttering to himself. He even let out a cry of chagrin when he reached the dugout steps. On a night that was both physically and mentally exhausting, the Angels dual-wielding superstar overcame fatigue to take another […]

On this day in history, May 25, 1935, Babe Ruth hits his 714th home run

On this historic day, May 25, 1935, baseball great Babe Ruth hit his 714th home run at Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This is a career home run record held for nearly 40 years. “This was one of Ruth’s last games and the last home run of his career,” credited the feat. “Ruth had […]

On this day in history, April 8, 1974, Hank Aaron breaks Babe Ruth’s home run record

On April 8, 1974, baseball superstar Hank Aaron hit 715 home runs, breaking Babe Ruth’s all-time home run record. Aaron, known as “The Hammering Hank” for his impressive home run ability, hit a record-breaking home run off pitcher Al Downing of the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to the National Baseball Hall of Fame website. The […]