BornGeorge Sr and Katherine Ruth had George Herman Ruth in Feb 6, 1895 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Getting into troubleAt the age of 7 he was living on the streets and started to chew tobacco and drink Whiskey.He would steal things and fight other children
Started playing baseballAt the age of 7, he was sent him to St Mary Industrial where he developed a passion and love for the game of baseball.
First baseball team. Ruth was still living at St. Mary’s when he signed with the Baltimore Orioles minor league in Feb 1914. He went major leagues less than five months later.
First HomeRunHis first home run was on march 7 1914 against the the Yankees to right field
First major league HitRuth’s first major league hit was a double off the Yankees at Fenway Park on Oct. 2, 1914 in a game he started and won.
First world seriesHis first world series appearance was in 1915 against the Philadelphia Phillies
Sold to the yankeesHe was sold from the redsox because the owner needed money for a play and he was sold for 100,000 to the Yankees
Recordin 1920 Babe Ruth hit for his highest single-season average: .393. He came within four hits of batting .400.
Called homerunIn game 3 of the 1932 the Cubs vs Yankees babe Ruth called a home run to right field
His last SeasonBabe Ruth went to the Braves in February of 1935. It was here he was hired as vice president and assistant manager. He left after one year.
when he Died1946, Ruth began experiencing severe pain over his left eye, and had difficulty swallowing. In November 1946, he went to new York for tests and he had a tumor on his head
QuotesYou just can't beat the person who never gives up.
QuotesEvery strike brings me closer to the next home run.
QuotesBaseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.