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Babe Ruth injured in 1934 by Lou Gehrig...
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July 19, 1934
THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1934
* Babe Ruth's last injury as a player ?
* Last season w/ New York Yankees
The sport's section (page 22) has a two column heading: "Ruth Injured as Yankees Lose; Hit on Leg by Gehrig's Drive" with subhead. (see) Was this his last injury prior to retirement ? It was his last full season as a player.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century