April 22, 2014 - Baseball


  • Question: Who, on this day in 1914, pitched his first professional game to a successful 6 to nothing score? - and while you are thinking...                                      
 
  • Answer: On April 22nd, 1914, Babe Ruth made his professional pitching debut with the Baltimore Orioles. It was his pitching that initially caught the attention of Jack Dunn, the owner of the minor league Baltimore Orioles. At the time, the Orioles groomed players for the major league team known as the Boston Red Sox, and Dunn saw promise in Ruth's athletic performance.