Babe Ruth’s Three-Homer Game at Forbes Field in 1935

This was Ruth’s last great game, and it came in his last week as a major-leaguer, playing for the Boston Braves. Here’s the headline, from the Boston Globe. The one record-setting, extra-long homer left Forbes Field, clearing its right-field roof, but the Pittsburgh Pirates still won, 11-7:

And here’s a cartoon of Ruth emerging from baseball’s cemetery to crush his three homers:

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  1. my favorite of all time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! the babe yeeeaaaahhh boy!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Lights were poor. Ball Parks big Ruth what a home run machine.

  3. By his Yankee pinstripes, a nation was healed. All those Black Sox sheep had gone astray (throwing the 1919 World Series) and the LORD laid upon the BABE (not in a manger, but who wanted to be manager) the iniquity of them all. (Isaiah chp 53). If the BABE had not done among them the things which no one had ever done, they would not be guilty of sin, but as it is, they saw and still they hated both the BABE and his “dad” i.e. owner.

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