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  • Babe Ruth sold to the New York Yankees

  • National negro basball league established

  • wilson sporting goods signs Gene Sarazen

    signed golfer Gene Sarazen to a deal that lasted till his death in 1999
  • Babe Ruth broke homerun record

  • Jones wins the British Open

    shooting 291 for seventy-two holes, ten strokes lower than Walter Hagen's record-breaking score in 1924.
  • first nfl college draft