Didn't know Ramirez ever beat a Babe Ruth home run record. What record do you think he beat?
Before Babe Ruth, Roger Connor held the home run record, with 138 home runs.
Before Babe Ruth, the career home run record was 138 and held by Roger Connor, a first baseman who played with several teams in a career that spanned 1880-1897. Ruth hit his 139th home run in 1921.
Babe Ruth set the record for home runs, with an amount of 714 home runs.
Babe Ruth broke Roger Connor's career home run record of 138. Babe Ruth broke the record in 1921 when he hit number 139.
Hank Aaron broke Babe Ruth's all time home run record. Babe Ruth had hit 714 home runs during his baseball career. Barry Bonds beat Hank Aaron's record recently.
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You need to be more specific. Babe Ruth hit many record breaking home runs.
Not for a single season, but Hank Aaron had 755 career home runs, surpassing Babe Ruth's 714 lifetime homers.
In 1927. Babe Ruth set the record for most home runs in a season with 60. He broke his own record of 59.
In 1927 Babe Ruth set the single season home run record with 60, breaking his own record of 59 home runs set in 1921.
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In 1927 Babe Ruth hit 60 home runs to break his own single season home record of 59 set in 1921.
No. Babe Ruth hit more career home runs (714) than Mark McGwrie (583). Mark McGwire hit 70 home runs in 1998, and broke Roger Maris' single season home run record of 61 set in 1961. Maris had broken Babe Rurh's single season home run record of 60 set in 1927.
One record that Babe Rut broke was Roger Connor's record for career home runs with 138. Babe Ruth broke the record in 1921 when he hit number 139.
Roger Maris broke Babe Ruth's record in 1961, by hitting 61 home runs during the season.
On April 8, 1974, Hank Aaron hit career home run #715, breaking Babe Ruth's record.
Hank Aaron hit home run number 715 on April 8, 1974, to break Babe Ruth's All time home run record.
Hank Aaron hit home run number 715 in 1974 to break Babe Ruth's career home run record of 714. Roger Maris hit 61 home runs in 1961 to break Babe Ruth's single season home run record of 60.
In 1961, Roger Maris of the Yankees hit 61 home runs, breaking Babe Ruth's previous record of 60.
Hank Aaron - Roger MarisBabe Ruth had two Major home records broken. The single season home run record and the all time career home run record. Roger Maris hit 61 home runs in 1961 to break Babe Ruth's single season home run record of 60, that he set in 1927. In 1974 Hank Aaron hit his 715th career home run to break Babe Ruth's all time record of 714.
Babe Ruth held a home-run record of 714 until Hank Aaron, and Barry Bonds shattered his record. Based on the mythology that is associated with Babe Ruth, and the legend he has become, these men experienced a strange phenomena which had fans not wanting the Babe's record to be broken.
Ruth broke the single season home run record, which was 27 by Ned Williamson, in 1919 when he hit 29 home runs. Ruth then broke his own record when he hit 54 home runs in 1920, 59 in 1921, and 60 in 1927. He broke the career home run record, which was 138 by Roger Connor, in the 1921 season.
Hank Aaron hit 715 home Runs to break Babe Ruth record of 714 career home runs.