Sunday, February 06, 2005
February 6th, 1895
Babe Ruth Born
You've probably heard of Ruth, who had some success as a pitcher with the Red Sox and later put up some good numbers at the dish with the Yankees. Trying to find something new to write about Babe Ruth is a little like trying to come up with an original metaphor to describe something that borders on the impossible. I can at least provide a bit of trivia that is, if not original, at least fairly recent.
For many years, Ruth was of course, the last man to win a World Series with both the Red Sox (in 1918) and the Yankees (in 1932). However,
Mr. Shaughnessy, I think its time to start work on a new book.