Babe Ruth, an unlikely Catholic, was a giant both in appetite and charity
He wasn't, but he did ... Ruth said he once played as many as 200 games in one year. Emerging as a standout, he was signed by his hometown Baltimore Orioles at age 19. Following a brief stint in the Minor Leagues, he signed with the Boston Red Sox, with ...
A Reverse Babe Ruth: Derek Jeter Can Play for Red Sox
As I mentioned yesterday, as comical as it might seem, the only team in MLB that this would make sense for would be the Boston ... would the Red Sox do this? It's simple. 1) If Jeter ever did play for the Red Sox, it would be a "Reverse Babe Ruth."
Babe Ruth contract with Boston Red Sox sold at auction for $1.02 million
One year before Babe Ruth ... Boston Red Sox for the rest of the 20th century, he signed a contract with those same Red Sox in 1918. On Saturday that contract sold for $1.02 million at auction. Darren Rovell of ESPN reports that the price tag is the ...
New York Yankees Trade with Boston Red Sox for Stephen Drew; First Deal Since 1997
Ever since the Boston Red Sox traded Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees in 1919 ... everything has to line up perfectly and on Thursday, it did. "The Drew stuff happened today," Yankees GM Brian Cashman told Brian Hoch of MLB.com yesterday.
Contract Babe Ruth Signed With Boston Red Sox Contract Sells for $1 Million [VIDEO]
The contract that baseball legend Babe Ruth signed with the Boston Red Sox ... Ban Johnson and Red Sox boss Harry Frazee. Ruth was eventually sold to the rival New York Yankees a year later. The price was the highest ever for a sports contract.