This day in baseball: The Babe hits number 300

Babe Ruth hit the 300th home run of his career on September 8, 1925. The knock came in the seventh inning of the second game of a doubleheader against the Boston Red Sox. The Yankees won that game 7-4 to complete a doubleheader sweep at Fenway Park.

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2 Comments on “This day in baseball: The Babe hits number 300”

  1. Steve Myers says:

    i never get tired of seeing Ruth’s follow through…at this point it feels like an old family photo.


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