Posts Tagged ‘Babe Ruth’

Babe Ruth Memorabilia In The News

A few new Babe Ruth-related memorabilia items that have made the news that BabeRuthCentral was interested in sharing with our fans: 1. John Lackey is clearly very attached to the number 41. After joining the St Louis Cardinals last month, Lackey gave teammate Pat Neshek an authenticated […]

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From A Fan: Poem Tribute To The Babe

Recently, a fan shared some of their writing with us. Anita Williams is a poet working on her next collection of poems, some of which incorporate sports legends such as Babe Ruth. Anita was good enough to share her poem with BRC and other Babe Ruth fans: […]

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2014 Hall of Fame Induction and Remembering 75 Years

2 weekends ago, the newest members of the most elite baseball club were welcomed by fellow members and fans alike.  Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas and managers Joe Torre, Tony Larussa and Bobby Cox were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.  Over 50 past inductees […]

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Ruth Family Helps Italy Celebrate Babe’s 100th Anniversary

On July 11th, the Babe’s grandson, Tom Stevens, was hosted by the city of Nettuno, Italy at their annual Allstar baseball game. Tom was presented with a plaque commemorating the Babe’s major league debut with the Red Sox, 100 years ago to the day. The Babe pitched […]

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CBS Interviews Baseball and Yankee Historian Marty Appel on Babe Ruth

CBS Interviews Baseball and Yankee Historian Marty Appel on Babe Ruth In addition to interviewing Babe Ruth’s daughter, Julia Ruth Stevens, CBS also interviewed baseball and Yankee historian and author, Marty Appel, regarding some of the history and impact of Babe Ruth, as well as some of […]

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Babe Ruth’s Daughter, Julia Ruth Stevens, Shares Memories of “Daddy” With CBS

Babe Ruth’s Daughter, Julia Ruth Stevens, Shares Memories of “Daddy” With CBS Julia Ruth Stevens, Babe Ruth’s 97 year old daughter (soon to be 98), recently spoke with CBS Evening News in commemoration of Babe’s anniversary of entering Major League Baseball on July 11th, 1914.  She delivered […]

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This Day in Babe Ruth History: July 11th, 1914

  This Day in Babe Ruth History: July 11th, 1914 Hey Babe Ruth fans, in a year of many Bambino milestones, today is a particularly important day in Ruth history. Today marks the 100th anniversary of Babe Ruth’s first appearance in Major League baseball. In early July […]

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1 Week Left!: “Babe Ruth’s Family Kitchen” Grilling Party Contest

Babe Ruth Central is still interested in hearing from Babe Ruth’s biggest fans in support of a marketing research project that we are kicking off for the Ruth family-owned and operated, “Babe Ruth’s Family Kitchen” product line. Babe Ruth’s Family Kitchen has developed an initial, limited set […]

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Babe Ruth’s First Yankee Stadium Home Run Ball Up For Auction

Goldin Auctions currently has an auction running with an interesting piece of Babe Ruth memorabilia. While most Yankees history buffs know, Babe Ruth was the first person to hit a home run in the original Yankee Stadium (“The House That Ruth Built”). It happened to be the […]

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New Babe Ruth Exhibit at the Hall of Fame

This past weekend, the Baseball Hall of Fame had the grand opening of a significantly revamped Babe Ruth exhibit. Up to this point, the two stars of the game with the most individual focus has been Hank Aaron and Babe Ruth. Given the large collection of Ruth […]

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