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babe-ruth.jpgName: George Herman Ruth, Jr.  Born: Februraty 6, 1895, Baltimore, Maryland  Died: This Day August 16, 1948, New York  Cemetery: Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, New York  Height: 6’2”  Weight: 215ibs.  Nicknames: The Babe, The Great Bambino, The Sultan of Swat, The Home Run King  Batted: Left Handed, used a custom built Louisville Slugger model R-43 length 36” weight42oz  Threw: Left Handed  Positions: Outfeild, Pitcher, First Base  Teams: 1914-1919 Boston Red Sox, 1920-1934 New York Yankees, 1935 Boston Braves  Jersey Number: 3 Retired by the NewYork Yankees June 13, 1948  Married: Helen Woodford 1919-1929, Claire hodgson 1929-1948  Children: Dorothy, adopted with Helen, Julia Claires daughter whom Babe adopted  Some Hobbies of The Babe: Golf, Hunting, Fishing, Bowling and Travel

714 home runs stood for 39 years till Arron on Opening Day hit 715 in 1974

Prior to Babe Ruth leaving Boston for New York, The Red Sox had won five of the first 15 World Series.  Call it what you will.

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Babe Ruth

Buy the Ball at top $16,650.00,

or Buy this Ball for $35,000.10………………………………….

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