Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home / Columns and Features / New book about Babe Ruth takes reader back in time

New book about Babe Ruth takes reader back in time

In anticipation of the 1992 release of a god-awful movie about Babe Ruth, starring John Goodman, I chatted with Nick Urzetta for a column about the time the Sultan of Swat made a barnstorming appearance in Rochester. Nick, who was in his 80s at the time, recalled in vibrant detail how Ruth walloped a cloud-kissing ...

x

Check Also

A Buffalo Bills playoff victory and other wishes for 2020

The year was 1995. Gas cost a tad more than a buck a gallon. “Toy Story” made a boffo cinematic ...

Van Gundy’s connection to Nazareth remains strong

His long and winding road had taken him to four colleges in four years. So when nomadic Jeff Van Gundy ...

A crusader is helping us remember Leo Lyons, Rochester’s NFL roots

John Steffenhagen pulls up his sweater sleeve to reveal an enormous tattoo on the underside of his meaty left forearm. ...