This Day In Red Sox History
1988: Bobby Doerr‘s #1 is retired by the Red Sox.
This Day in Baseball History
Babe Ruth‘s circa 1920 jersey sells to an undisclosed buter for $4,415,658, the largest amount ever paid for a piece of sports memorabilia according to auction report.com. The woolen uniform top was probably worn by the Babe during his first season with the Yankees after being traded by Red Sox owner Harry Frazee.