Tagged: ‘Babe Ruth’

After eight decade career, sportscaster Bob Wolff dead at the age of 96
July 17th, 2017 at 11:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** Wolff, one of only two broadcasters to be honored by both the Baseball and Basketball Hallfs of Fame. David Dow/Getty Images You may not have heard of Bob Wolff, but you may know the games he called. A pioneering broadcaster, Wolff was behind the mic for Don Larsen's perfect...

Palladino: Record Auction For Babe Ruth’s Ring, Contract Doesn’t Mean Memorabilia Business Is On The Up And Up
July 3rd, 2017 at 5:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Ernie Palladino» More Ernie Palladino Columns If Charlie Sheen was ever hurting for cash, he's not now. No, he didn't sell a vial of his tiger blood, but he's certainly "winning!" these days after Babe Ruth's 1927 World Series ring and the Bambino's 1919 contract of sale from the...

Charlie Sheen Puts Babe Ruth World Series Ring, Sales Contract Up For Auction
June 26th, 2017 at 4:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSnewYork) â?? Actor Charlie Sheen revealed Monday that he has owned two prized pieces of Babe Ruth memorabilia for more than 20 years, items now up for auction. Sheen is selling Ruth's 1927 World Series ring and an original copy of the contract that sent Ruth from the...

Yankees Aaron Judge and the Sound of Real Power
April 25th, 2017 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Yankees prospects just seem to be working out these days. Greg Bird excelled in his debut and still shows plenty of promise. Gary Sanchez went from Triple-A to Rookie of the Year voting in two months. And now Aaron Judge looks like a top-tier talent. But to understand why he...

Yankees: The Day That Roger Maris Hit Number Sixty-One In ’61
April 23rd, 2017 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees took the field that autumn day at Yankee Stadium having already won 108 games and well on their way to capturing another World Series title. But unfolding in the dugout was a drama that would reach epic proportions when a kid from the Midwest stepped to the plate...