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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Hats off to THE BABE! The laugh-by-laugh, tear-by-tear, cheer-by-cheer story of America's most beloved guy...
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had been a bat boy at Yankee Stadium during the early 1920s, and had personally seen Babe Ruth
hit over 100 home runs. Bendix was fired from his job after fulfilling Ruth's request for an order of 15 hot dogs and sodas before a game. After consuming the huge order, Ruth developed gastritis, and was unable to play that day, resulting in a Yankee loss. See more
Claire was actually Babe Ruth's second wife, in reality. Helen, his first wife, was never mentioned. See more
I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You)
Music by Fred E. Ahlert
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