Monday, May 19, 2014

Babe Ruth's Daughter Still 'Pulls' For Red Sox

Julia Ruth Stevens At Fenway In 2011
Julia Ruth Stevens, the 97-year old daughter of Babe Ruth, threw out the first pitch at Friday's Cubs game at Wrigley Field. The team was commemorating Ruth's "Called Shot" at Wrigley in the 1932 World Series. But, more interestingly, Julia had some things to say about the Red-Sox-Yankee Thing. When asked if she rooted for the Yankees—the team the Babe spent his most productive years with, she replied: "No, I pull for the Red Sox. Daddy started with the Red Sox." 'Nuf Ced.