Thursday, June 13, 2013

Fact of the Day: Home Run King

Babe Ruth's legendary skills as a baseball player were also given more respect for his long-standing record of 714 home-runs in a career. It would eventually be broken by Atlanta Braves player Hank Aaron in 1974. 

9 comments:

  1. Wasn't there a shorter season back then too?

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  2. Babe Ruth is familiar to just about everyone.

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  3. Did not know Hank Aaron broke his record!

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  4. Talk about a legend! Even someone like me who can't stand baseball knows and remembers Babe Ruth!

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  5. Thanks for your lovely words, it is much appreciated!

    Have a great day,
    -Kati

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  6. And it was truly an achievement, long before we had boneheads like Mark Mcgwire slamming homer after homer while roided out the ass.

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  7. A true legend, unlike some of the players of today!

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