Archive for June 2012

Recently Auctioned Ruth Jersey Finds a New Home

Back in May, we let BRC fans know that a Babe Ruth 1920 Yankee road jersey had become the new auction price holder for sports memorabilia with a $4.4 million price tag. That jersey recently found a new home – at the Baseball Hall of Fame. Between […]

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Babe Ruth or Derek Jeter?

Babe Ruth Central was doing some of its regular Ruth research on the web and came across an article from last year from the NY Daily News, which discusses a survey conducted by Siena College. The survey asked, “Who is New York’s all-time greatest athlete?” Interestingly, of […]

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Interview with Marty Appel, author of “Pinstripe Empire”

Babe Ruth Central recently caught up with Marty Appel, author of the recent release, “Pinstripe Empire: From Before the Babe to After the Boss”. Marty started his tenure with the New York Yankees by handling fan mail for Mickey Mantle. He was involved with the club in […]

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