March 25th, 2013

Ruth Returns

March 25, 1917 – In a rematch of the 1916 World Series, Brooklyn beats the Boston Red Sox, 11-2, in an exhibiton game. Boston’s Babe Ruth allows just one hit in four innings against the Robins. Ruth was the pitching star of the 1916 Fall Classic with a complete-game 2-1 victory in 14 innings in Game 2 at Braves Field in Boston.