Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Saturday, April 07, 2012

Babe Ruth’s daughter takes in Diamondbacks

The SS Sultana of Swat...what a disaster.

The daughter of Babe Ruth loves the Diamondbacks—but does not have similar feelings for the New York Yankees, the team her father led to four World Series championships.

“No, indeed,” said Julia Ruth Stevens, 95, who was at the Diamondbacks’ opening game Friday at Chase Field. “I haven’t been a Yankee fan for years now.

“It’s the Diamondbacks here, and when I go home I pull for the Red Sox (the team that sold Ruth to the Yankees) in the other league.”

Repoz Posted: April 07, 2012 at 07:52 AM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: arizona, yankees

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Pat Rapper's Delight Posted: April 07, 2012 at 10:39 AM (#4099872)
Anna Benson is Babe Ruth's daughter?
   2. This deejay be Justin T Posted: April 07, 2012 at 11:19 AM (#4099880)
Tastes like chicken!

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
A triple short of the cycle
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP - May 2015: Jeb Bush would like to watch baseball with Teddy Roosevelt and Pitbull
(3846 - 3:51pm, May 25)
Last: David Nieporent (now, with children)

NewsblogAll-Star Game shouldn't stop slumping Reds from firing Price | FOX Sports
(17 - 3:40pm, May 25)
Last: RoyalsRetro (AG#1F)

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 5-24-2015
(101 - 3:40pm, May 25)
Last: Random Transaction Generator

NewsblogIs switch-hitting a lost art? - Sports - The Boston Globe
(18 - 3:35pm, May 25)
Last: Ron J2

NewsblogAngels again are stung by Mike Napoli in loss to Red Sox - LA Times
(6 - 3:33pm, May 25)
Last: This deejay be Justin T

NewsblogBrian Matusz of Baltimore Orioles ejected for foreign substance
(16 - 3:12pm, May 25)
Last: DKDC

NewsblogBernie Williams Day reminds us Yankees' glory days are over - Newsday
(4 - 3:10pm, May 25)
Last: bbmck

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - May 2015
(2305 - 2:55pm, May 25)
Last: GregD

NewsblogOT: Soccer March 2015
(1081 - 1:39pm, May 25)
Last: ursus arctos

NewsblogCollege Seniors Find Little Leverage - BaseballAmerica.com
(6 - 1:31pm, May 25)
Last: Lars6788

NewsblogWaPo: Aaron Barrett wins epic post-anthem standoff
(11 - 1:14pm, May 25)
Last: bunyon

NewsblogShaikin: Rally monkey, chew on this: Dodgers try the rally banana
(14 - 12:41pm, May 25)
Last: tshipman

NewsblogOT: 2015 NHL Playoff thread
(468 - 11:57am, May 25)
Last: zack

NewsblogHolding Separate Elections For Player and Non-Player Candidates Would Greatly Improve the Hall of Fame's Era Ballot Vote Process
(34 - 7:58am, May 25)
Last: Dennis Eclairskey, closer

NewsblogDJ Short: UPDATE: David Wright diagnosed with spinal stenosis
(19 - 7:43am, May 25)
Last: Dennis Eclairskey, closer

Page rendered in 0.1645 seconds
48 querie(s) executed