Born: June 29, 1863, Bolton, Massachusetts
Died: August 8, 1934, Atlanta, Georgia
Philadelphia Athletics (1886-1890), Baltimore Orioles NL (1890-1899), St. Louis Cardinals (1900), Baltimore Orioles AL (1901-1902)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1945
This Day in Baseball History
On May 25, 1935, Babe Ruth hit the final three home runs of his brilliant career. Ruth, wrapping up his playing days with the Boston Braves, connected three times for homers #712, #713 and #714. The Babe also added a double in an 11-7 loss to the Pirates.