Babe Ruth By Peyton Diaz

Born in February 6, 1895, Pigtown, Baltimore, MD

Died in August 16, 1948, Manhattan, New York City, NY

He went to Cardinal Gibbons School High School

His real name is George Herman Ruth, Jr.

The Great Bambino, the Sultan of Swat, The Big Bam were his nicknames

He played on the Boston Red Sox (1914–1919) New York Yankees (1920–1934) Boston Braves (1935)

Babe Ruth had already chewed tobacco and drank whiskey for the first time when he was eight years old. He was sent to live at St. Mary’s Industrial School for Boys, a Catholic reform school.

All his accomplishments

2× All-Star (1933, 1934)

7× World Series champion (1915, 1916, 1918, 1923, 1927, 1928, 1932)

1923 AL MVP.

12× AL home run champion (1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931)

6× AL RBI champion (1919, 1920, 1921, 1923, 1926, 1928)

AL batting champion (1924)

AL ERA champion (1916)

He was significant for being the first sports superstar.

He set records people still can beat to this day

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