Feller’s Bat Helped Ruth in Final Appearance

August 16, 1948 Bob Feller never faced Babe Ruth in his career. By the time Rapid Robert broke into the bigs in 1936, the Bambino had already…

Ruth Makes Biggest Hit of the Day Without Swinging the Bat

June 13, 1948 After 25 years of Yankee Stadium, “The House that Ruth Built” stands taller and prouder than it ever has. However, the name which the…

Ruth to Appear at His House This Afternoon

June 13, 1948 In 1923, Yankee Stadium opened and shortly afterward it became “The House that Ruth Built.” Before today’s Indians and Yankees game, New York will…

Rumors of Fatal Accident Show Gambling Influence in Baseball

On Sept. 9, as the Yankees came to Cleveland for a crucial series, several brokerage houses received urgent telegrams saying that Babe Ruth, the Yankees’ feared slugger,…

American League in Disarray as 1920 Dawned

Major League Baseball was at a crossroads in 1920. After weathering the storm of the Federal League, the American and National Leagues – then run as separate…

Forgotten Tribe Hurler Hudlin a Piece of Baseball History

Willis Hudlin isn’t a popular name in Indians history, but probably a name more should recognize and know for both his place in team and MLB history….

Feller’s Bat Helped Ruth in Final Appearance

Bob Feller never faced Babe Ruth in his career. By the time Rapid Robert broke into the bigs in 1936, the Bambino had already retired as a…

Ruth Makes Biggest Hit of the Day Without Swinging the Bat

June 13, 1948 After 25 years of Yankee Stadium, “The House that Ruth Built” stands taller and prouder than it ever has. However, the name which the…

Yankees Salvage Final Game of Series in Front of Legends; Yankees 5, Indians 3

June 13, 1948 Maybe it was the cast of former Yankees in attendance at today’s game, or the fear of their pennant hopes starting to wilt in…

Ruth to Appear at His House This Afternoon

June 13, 1948 In 1923, Yankee Stadium opened and shortly afterward it became “The House that Ruth Built.” Before today’s Indians and Yankees game, New York will…

Tribe Blows Out Bombers in Second Game; Indians 9, Yankees 4

June 12, 1948 As the sun began to set in the Bronx on Saturday evening, Yankee Stadium sat silent. For the World Series champions, the Yankees might…