Babe Ruth wore number 3 for the Yankees. The Yankees retired the number 3 in 1948 in honor of the Babe.
Babe Ruth's number was #3
Babe Ruth wore number 3 with the New York Yankees.
Yes, The New York Yankees retired number 3 in honor of Babe Ruth in 1948.
Babe Ruth wore # 3.
Batting Third for the New York Yankees number 3 Babe RuthThe Yankees did not start wearing uniform numbers until 1929, and Babe Ruth was issued number 3 because he batted third in the line up. Babe Ruth would wear the number 3 from 1929 - 1934 with the New York Yankees, and in 1935 with the Boston Braves. In 1938 serving as a 1st base coach Babe Ruth wore the number 35 with the Brooklyn Dodgers.Babe Ruth's number was retired by the Yankees in 1948.
The Yankees began to wear uniform numbers in 1929. Babe Ruth wore the #3 from 1929-1934.
In 1948, the Yankees retired #3 in honor of Babe Ruth.
Babe Ruth wore #3 for the Yankees (1929-1934) and the Boston Braves (1935).