Always go to other people’s funerals; otherwise they won’t go to yours.
Did Babe Ruth call his shot in the 1932 World Series? Either way, there’s some amazing footage (fairly recently emerging, I believe; this compilation is from 2008) that shows that, regardless, the Babe taunted the hell out of the Cubs as he trotted around the bases.
Very few promotional dates, much less ones like today. Your typical “bat,” “baseball,” “cap” and “umbrella” days. Notice parking was nearly half as much as a season-ticket package — $324 for the full year.
Via the Sports Illustrated Vault comes this gem from the late 1980s. Get your 81-game box seats for just $750. The bleachers cost just $3, and don’t forget to check out Transistor Radio Day on Sunday, April 19, brought to you by Citibank.