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Jimmy Rollins to try to bypass Babe Ruth's homer

Updated: June 27, 2011, 11:00 AM ET
By Jon Marks

Viewers can watch the attempt on ESPN3 at noon Monday here.

PHILADELPHIA -- After a year of waiting, and finally healthy, Phillies' shortstop Jimmy Rollins is ready to try again.

He will try to pass The Babe and etch his name in the Guinness Book of World Records by hitting a baseball farther than anyone.

Even if he needs a souped-up aluminum bat and a "ballpark" that extends the length of the Ben Franklin Parkway in Center City to do it.

"I think ...

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