The famed slugger is played by Bendix, who resembles Ruth slightly in looks and not at all in baseball ability. The film traces the "life and times" of Ruth, including his famous "called shot" in the 1932 World Series. Written by
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The incredible life... the spectacular thrills... the fabulous times of America's best-loved hero.......
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Did You Know?
A duplicate portion of Yankee Stadium was erected at the Enterprise studios for close-ups at the plate, on the mound, and at the bases, as well as for dugout and crowd scenes. See more
Babe Ruth hit the home run for the sick boy, Johnny Sylvester, in 1926. Not in the 1932 World Series when he called his shot, (off Chicago Cubs' pitcher, Charlie Root). They were two separate events, in different World Series and against different teams. See more
Referenced in The Fan
I'm Nobody's Baby
Written by Milton Ager
Sung by Gertrude Niesen
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