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About Babe Ruth
Babe Ruth was an American professional baseball player.
It is known that Babe Ruth spent most of his later childhood at St. Mary's Industrial School for Boys, which was a reformatory school. Some stories say he was sent here for hitting too many baseballs into windows while playing street ball. He eventually made it to professional baseball, first playing for the Baltimore Orioles and then pitching for the Boston Red Sox. He then moved to the New York Yankees, where he rose to fame. Over his career, he had a total of 714 home runs, and still holds a record slugging percentage.
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Famous quotes by Babe Ruth
As soon as I got out there I felt a strange relationship with the pitcher's mound. It was as if I'd been born out there. Pitching just felt like the most natural thing in the world. Striking out batters was easy.Babe Ruth
Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.Babe Ruth
Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back.Babe Ruth
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.Babe Ruth
I had only one superstition. I made sure to touch all the bases when I hit a home run.Babe Ruth
I'll promise to go easier on drinking and to get to bed earlier, but not for you, fifty thousand dollars, or two-hundred and fifty thousand dollars will I give up women. They're too much fun.Babe Ruth
Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.Babe Ruth
Reading isn't good for a ballplayer. Not good for his eyes. If my eyes went bad even a little bit I couldn't hit home runs. So I gave up reading.Babe Ruth
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime.Babe Ruth
Yesterday's home runs don't win today's games.Babe Ruth
Babe Ruth's Popularity
Babe Ruth was a famous American baseball player, who was born on February 6, 1895. As a person born on this date, Babe Ruth is listed in our database as the 4th most popular celebrity for the day (February 6) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1895).
People born on February 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Babe Ruth is the 87th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Babe Ruth's birthday, Babe Ruth is the 821st most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
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