Today in sports history December 26th, 1919 the New York Yankees traded (or bought) Babe Ruth from the Boston Red Sox. The rest is history. The Yankees went on to be one of the best dynasties in sports history. The Boston Red Sox on the other hand went on to have years of misery and many believed were cursed due to the fact they sold Babe Ruth. It helped spark one of the biggest and best rivalries in sports history.
Today in sports history December 26th, 1919 the Boston Red Sox trade Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees.. the rest is history pic.twitter.com/LZ2MC2PHVT
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