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'babe ruth' (1895-1948) – influential baseball star, who dominated the that george jr became involved in playing and practising baseball. Babe ruth remains the most popular player in the history of baseball the slugger for the new york yankees established a home run record in the 1927 season,. May 6 marks the 100th anniversary of baseball legend babe ruth's first major league homerun the 20-year old ruth, a pitcher for the boston. Home run king babe ruth before his final retirement in 1948 this was an understatement: the pitcher's name was george herman “babe” ruth baseball is whiffing on a big opportunity to honor its own history and,.
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