Cinnamon Bear
Ruth's Homer

Ruth's Homer

Broadcast: July 28, 1956
Added: Jul 13 2021

An argument popped up in 1932, and it has been popping up intermittently ever since. It's an argument that will likely continue to pop up for many more years to come too, because it involved Babe Ruth and a World Series episode. The argument developed over the question of Babe Ruth's 'calling' his home run against Charlie Root in the third game of the 1932 World Series. Today Granny tells us, of his own viewpoint, of the controversial home run that Babe Ruth smashed.