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Saturday, May 17, 2014

Babe Ruth, Knocked Out

Racing to make the catch, Babe Ruth slammed into a concrete wall and was knocked unconscious. He was already a national phenomenon, already the best-paid major league player there had ever been. As he lay unconscious on the field, the Yankees’ trainer, Doc Woods, rushed to him with a first-aid kit and poured icy water onto his face.

Publius Publicola Posted: May 17, 2014 at 09:12 PM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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