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Babe Ruth
Babe Ruth

The Great Bambino is one of baseball's greatest players off all time. Introduced to baseball by a monk, Ruth learned how to play the game at St. Mary's, giving up his life of petty crimes and street life. In Ruth's first International League game he pitched a 6-0 win for the Orioles. He was later sold off to the Boston Red Sox who sent him down to the minors, not needing a left-handed pitc…

Date of Birth: February 06, 1895
Date of Death: August 16, 1948


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"I swing big, with everything I've got. I hit big or I miss big. I like to live as big as I can." Babe Ruth
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"You just can't beat the person who never gives up." Babe Ruth
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"As soon as I got out there I felt a strange relationship with the pitcher's mound. It was as if I'd been born out there. Pitching just felt like the most natural thing in the world. Striking out batters was easy." Babe Ruth
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"If it wasn't for baseball, I'd be in either the penitentiary or the cemetery." Babe Ruth
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"I never heard a crowd boo a homer, but I've heard plenty of boos after a strikeout." Babe Ruth
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"All I can tell them is pick a good one and sock it. I get back to the dugout and they ask me what it was I hit and I tell them I don't know except it looked good." Babe Ruth
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"Yesterday's home runs don't win today's games." Babe Ruth
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"If I'd just tried for them dinky singles I could've batted around .600." Babe Ruth
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"It's hard to beat a person who never gives up." Babe Ruth
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"Every strike brings me closer to the next home run." Babe Ruth
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"I won't be happy until we have every boy in America between the ages of six and sixteen wearing a glove and swinging a bat." Babe Ruth
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"Watch my dust." Babe Ruth
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"You know the amazing thing? I love Henry Aaron . I think he's a wonderful guy and a great credit for baseball. To break Babe Ruth's record he went to bat 2,000-some more times than Ruth. When you look at it that way you see how great Ruth was. Ruth was probably the greatest athlete to perform in any sport. Never has there been anybody like him. Look at him. They talk about steroids. Nobody can argue he had steroids. He just ate. He was a great one." Babe Ruth
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"Gee, its lonesome in the outfield. It's hard to keep awake with nothing to do." Babe Ruth
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"I learned early to drink beer, wine and whiskey. And I think I was about 5 when I first chewed tobacco." Babe Ruth
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"Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder." Babe Ruth
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"I didn't mean to hit the umpire with the dirt, but I did mean to hit that bastard in the stands." Babe Ruth
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"Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back." Babe Ruth
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"Let me show you how it's done ... Loser!" Babe Ruth
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"Don't ever forget two things I'm going to tell you. One, don't believe everything that's written about you. Two, don't pick up too many checks." Babe Ruth
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"I had only one superstition. I made sure to touch all the bases when I hit a home run." Babe Ruth
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