Babe Ruth. The Sultan of Swat was born in Baltimore, Md., on Feb. 6, 1895. He went on to hit 714 home runs, win seven World Series, and become the widely considered greatest baseball player of all time.
Babe Ruth and "Shoeless" Joe Jackson - In 1921, Shoeless Joe was banned from baseball due to his alleged involvement in the "Black Sox" scandal of 1919. But for nearly 85 years, fans have argued as to whether or not the White Sox legend truly deserves such a stiff penalty, especially when he was acquitted by a judge of any wrong doing.