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Babe Ruth at Lou Gehrig's funeral...

Baseball legend Lou Gehrig is pictured here at his funeral in an open casket, with Babe Ruth standing beside the casket as a mourner. Ruth himself went on to have a public open-casket funeral to which people came to pay their last respects.

babe ruth | Babe Ruth, New York Yankees, with children on field at Yankee Stadium ...

Babe Ruth, New York Yankees, with children on field at Yankee Stadium before a game: photo by Bain News Service, 1921

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Dugout Legends on

Former heavyweight champion Jack Dempsey presents Babe Ruth with a king-sized bat before a game between the Yankees and Red Sox at Yankee Stadium, April

The Babe

Babe Ruth was a very renoun baseball player for the New York Yankees. Baseball games became even more popular because commentaries of the game were able to be heard live through the radio.

babe ruth baseball card | 1961 FLEER BABE RUTH #75 BASEBALL CARD

1961 Fleer Baseball checklist, set info, key cards, buying guide and more. The checklist is filled with retired Hall of Fame players.

Lou Gehrig, Dick Mayes - fan, Babe Ruth  1934 St. Petersburg FL

New York Yankees' spring training camp: St. Petersburg, Florida L-R Lou Gehrig, Dick Mayes (fan from Brooksville, FL ) and Babe Ruth.

Why Was Babe Ruth the Greatest Baseball Hitter Ever?

Why Was Babe Ruth the Greatest Baseball Hitter Ever?

(February 1895 – August best known as "Babe" Ruth and nicknamed "the Bambino" and "the Sultan of Swat", was an American baseball player who spent 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) playing for three teams

Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig (1927); they don't come like this anymore

siphotos: “ Yankee stars Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig pose in their “Bustin’ Babes” and “Larrupin Lous” uniforms from their 1927 barnstorming tour. On this day in Babe Ruth made his last public.