George Herman Ruth

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United States professional baseball player famous for hitting home runs (1895-1948)

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In which sport was George Herman Ruth one of the all-time greats?
Listeners will learn about the early professional teams; the growth of the major leagues; the Negro leagues; the Black Sox scandal; the end of discrimination in professional baseball, with a tribute to Jackie Robinson; and, of course, the Sultan of Swat, the Bambino, the Babe, George Herman Ruth.
The early years of George Herman Ruth, who was born in 1895 in Baltimore, are covered in a fog that "settles over everything and will not leave.
That season the Orioles featured a new eighteen-year-old player named George Herman Ruth.
During his 22 years in baseball (1914 to 1935), which included five seasons as a pitcher, George Herman Ruth set distance records in every ballpark where he played.