Yearbook, June 13: Babe Ruth celebrated

June, 13, 2012
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June 13, 1948: On this day 64 years ago, the New York Yankees retired Babe Ruth's number. It would be the final appearance of "The Bambino" at the House He Built; Ruth died two months later at age 53.
Patrick Dorsey is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor for ESPN.com. He has worked for the Web and newspapers. He also played in one Division-III golf tournament (he shot 105).

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