The Sultan of Swat

The Sultan of Swat

You might know him as “The Great Bambino,” “The Colossus of Clout,” or “The Behemoth of Bust,” but there might be some things about George “Babe” Ruth that you may not know. Read about the Babe’s life, his career, his record numbers, and why many people consider him to be the best player the sport of baseball has ever seen.

Breaking the Color Barrier

Breaking the Color Barrier

You probably know that Jackie Robinson was the first African-American athlete to play professional sports in the United States, but you may not know how he got there. For example, did you know that Robinson spent some time as an athletic director at Sam Huston college in Austin, TX before he played in the Negro Leagues or Major League Baseball?