99 Cool Facts About Babe Ruth
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 5,1933: Babe Ruth smokes his pipe at the Hollenden Hotel. Ruth, fighting a cold, was in town for the series between the Indians and Yankees at Municipal Stadium. (Photo by Louis Van Oeyen/Western Reserve Histroical Society/Getty Images).
SI The Strike Zone:
Babe Ruth played his first major league game 99 years ago this week, on July 11, 1914. To mark the occasion, here are 99 things you may not know about the greatest player in baseball history, presented in chronological order, as well as a few myths that have been debunked.
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Filed by Michael Klopman