Babe Ruth played in the Major Leagues for 22 years, and served as a coach for the Brooklyn dodger one year for a total of 23 years in Baseball. He played his first year for the Boston Red Sox in 1914. He played with Boston until 1919 when he was then sold to the Yankees, The Babe played with the Yankees from 1920 through 1934. in 1935 he returned to Boston playing for the Brave for one year.
Lou Gehrig hit 493 home runs during a career that spanned from 1923-1939. Through 2010, Lou Gehrig is tied with Fred McGriff for 26th in career home runs.
Lou Gehrig's first game with the Yankees was June 15, 1923. He was 19 years old (he was born June 19, 1903). He did not crack the starting line up until 1925.
From 1923 to 1939, Gehrig played 2,164 games for the New York Yankees.
Lou Gehrig played his entire career for the New York Yankees.
Lou Gehrig played his entire career for the New York Yankees. He played from 1923 to 1939.
Lou Gehrig's career spanned the years 1923-1939. The Yankees were the only team he played for.
Lou Gehrig debuted on June 15, 1923, playing for the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium I; he played his final game on April 30, 1939, playing for the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium I.
No, he did not. Lou Gehrig played his entire career with the New York Yankees (1923-1939). The Seattle Mariners became a franchise in 1977.
well yes and no New York Yankees were called the knickerbockers but not when he played for them
Gary Cooper played Lou Gehrig in The Pride of the Yankees.
Joe DiMaggio and Lou Gehrig were teammates for four seasons (1936-1939). Lou Gehrig only played in 8 games in 1939.
Because the Yankees were the team that wanted him. Baseball scout Paul Krichell saw Lou play at Columbia University and signed him to the Yankees in 1923. He played for 17 seasons until 1939. All with the New York Yankees.
Wally Pipp was a New York Yankees first baseman, who on June 2, 1925 was removed from the starting lineup and replaced with Lou Gehrig. Gehrig then went on to play 2,130 consecutive games.
The Yankees play in the Bronx, which is located in New York City, New York.