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Babe Ruth & Ty Cobb....
Item # 650151
April 13, 1927
THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1927
* Babe Ruth & Ty Cobb photo
* Opening day in major league baseball
* Attendance records shattered
The sport's section (page 20) has a banner headline: "Yankees Beat Athletics 8-3, in Opening Game, Before a Record Crowd of 72,000" with many subheads and related photos including a nice one of Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb together. Other opening day related headlines as well. Covers pages 20 & 21. The Yankees would end this year with a World championship and many experts claim this team to be the best of all time.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century