Sunday, March 2, 2014

This Day In New York Yankees History 3/2

On this day in 1927 Babe Ruth became the highest paid player in Major League history at the same when the Yankees announced that the Bambino will make $70,000 per season on a three year contract. Ruth asked for $100,000 but Colonel Jacob Ruppert and Yankees owner got him to agree for less.

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Sorry for the Capatcha... Blame the Russians :)