Taking A Picture With The Babe
Braves Field, Boston - 1935
78 Years Ago Today In Boston…
Babe Ruth Makes His N.L. Debut - April 16, 1935
Here’s a pic of The Babe crossing the plate after hitting his first N.L. home run off of Carl Hubbell at Braves Field, Boston. I added some color for the occasion (I’ll make a more complete version when I have time). Finally, my thoughts and prayers go out to everyone in the Boston area today…..
Old Timers’ Day - Braves Field, Boston - Sept. 8, 1930
This panoramic has just about the best gathering of late-19th Century and early-20th Century baseball players ever assembled. They include Ty Cobb, Cy Young, Eddie Collins, Tris Speaker, Harry Hooper, Home Run Baker and on & on. Click on the picture to see a larger version.
Babe Shouts From the Press Box
Braves Field - Boston, MA - ca.1940’s
My guess is that The Babe is razzing a player or coach that he knows down on the field.
1938 Babe Ruth In Color
Babe as Brooklyn Dodgers 1B Coach at Braves Field, Boston. Also featured on Uni Watch today in the Colorize This section.