Babe Ruth

Maine Auction Brings in $500,000
At the beginning of April in Biddeford at Saco River Auction some very impressive memorabilia was sold from late New York T.V. talk show host Joe Franklin. To think these items were right here in Maine for sale is too cool.
Babe Ruth Hits His Record 60th Home Run September 30, 1927
It was September 30, 1927, when Babe Ruth hit his Major League record 60th home run, a record that would stand for 34 years until Roger Maris broke it with 61 in the 1961 season. George Herman Ruth, known as ‘The Babe’ started as a pitcher with the Baltimore Orioles but his contract was sold that sa…