Babe Ruth

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Noun1.Babe Ruth - United States professional baseball player famous for hitting home runs (1895-1948)Babe Ruth - United States professional baseball player famous for hitting home runs (1895-1948)
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Seasonal home runs POS PLAYER YEAR ADJ-HR REAL-HR RP ([dagger]) 1 Bonds, Barry * 2001 74 73 1 2 McGwire, Mark 1998 70 70 2 3 Sosa, Sammy * 1998 65 66 3 4 Sosa, Sammy * 2001 64 64 5 5 Maris, Roger 1961 63 61 7 6 McGwire, Mark 1999 62 65 4 7 Sosa, Sammy * 1999 59 63 6 8 Ruth, Babe 1927 58 60 8 9 McGwire, Mark 1997 57 58 10T 10 Mays, Willie 1965 56 52 22T 11T Ruth, Babe 1921 55 59 9 19T Foxx, Jimmie 1932 53 58 10T 29T Greenberg, Hank 1938 52 58 10T 81T Ruth, Babe 1919 46 29 *** 95T Freeman, Buck 1899 45 25 *** 119T Schulte, Frank 1911 44 21 *** 165T Cravath, Gavvy 1915 42 24 *** 165T Wilson, Chief 1912 42 11 *** b.
But by far, the best source of outstanding talent historically has been the Boston Red Sox, who in the 1920S and 19305 sent Babe Ruth, Babe Dahlgren, Waite Hoyte, Herb Pennock, Joe Dugan, Wilcy Moore, Red Ruffing, Wally Schang, and Everett Scott to the Bronx.