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Sat, 1932-10-01

Babe Ruth Home RunOn October 1, 1932, Babe Ruth’s “called shot” home run allegedly takes place during the third game of the World Series. In the fifth inning, Ruth gestures toward Cubs pitcher Charley Root and hits the next pitch into the center field bleachers.

 

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