Babe Ruth By John Matt
Most known Player in History. • Babe was the first player to hit sixty homeruns in one season. • Babe’s record for hitting sixty homeruns in one season stood for 34 years until it was broken by a man named Roger Maris.
Babe at The Plate. • Babes batting average was.342. • Babe batted left handed. • He also through left handed. • The total amount of homeruns Babe hit in his career was 714. • The total amount oh hits Babe got was 2,873!
Hall of Fame for Babe. • In 1936 Babe was elected to be in the baseball Hall of Fame . • In the year of 1998 the Sporting News ranked Babe number one in the top 100 players in baseball!
Off the field. • Off the field Babe was very famous for his charity work! • Babe was also known for his reckless lifestyle.
All-Star for The Bambino! • In 1999 Baseball fans from all around the world named babe to the Major League All Century Team! • Babe was the first player to hit a homerun in a All-Star Game!
Yankee stadium. • Babe was the first baseball player to ever hit a homerun in Yankee stadium! • The Bambino had a powerful bat. • He will be remembered forever.
ESPN poll. • In the ESPN poll the Bambino was ranked third in the Greatest United States athletes. • People from all over still think of Babe today!
Only Player in history. • The Bambino was the only player in history to have a season with two hundred hits and one hundred fifty walks. • Babe played baseball for the New York Yankees!
Born and Died. • The bambino was born on February 6th 1895. • The Bambino died on August 16th 1948 at age 53. • the Bambino died of throat cancer. • But Babe is still to this day one of the most known players in baseball history!