Tagged: ‘Babe Ruth’

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez ‘Overwhelmed’ Thinking of Passing Babe Ruth’s Home Run Record
January 27th, 2016 at 11:23 AM
27 home runs. That's how many home runs stand between Alex Rodriguez and perhaps the greatest New York Yankees player; and perhaps the greatest player to ever set foot on a baseball diamond in Babe Ruth. ***PHOTO1*** Heading into 2016, A-Rod slugged 33 home runs in the 2015 season to put him...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Predicted to Surpass Babe Ruth on All-Time Home Run List in 2016
December 22nd, 2015 at 11:29 AM
When the 2016 season kicks off, New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez will enter with 687 career home runs, which is right now fourth best on the all-time list. ***PHOTO1*** After surpassing Willie Mays last year at the 660 mark, the next name up on the all-time home run list is...

New York Mets Curtis Granderson Likens David Murphy to New York Yankees Great
October 22nd, 2015 at 10:28 AM
The season for the New York Yankees ended with their loss in the ALCS Wild Card game against the Houston Astros. But the Yankees can never be far from the center of attention, even when it's not their own doing. This time, New York Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson has...

This Date in New York Yankees History, 1977: Mr. October Smacks Three HRs
October 18th, 2015 at 9:03 AM
The New York Yankees won the World Series on this date in 1977 when slugger Reggie Jackson belted three HRs on three swings in the sixth and final game of the fall classic against the Los Angeles Dodgers. ***PHOTO1*** Jackson had come to New York as a high-priced free agent in the...

Baseball Fans Pays for Full-Page Ad Against New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez in Newspaper: Photo
April 27th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
A passionate baseball fan has gone to extraordinary lengths to make sure New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez doesn't receive credit for hitting his milestone homers. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod is now one home run away from tying Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time list after smacking another one versus the New...