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    1927 Babe Ruth Opening Day News Photograph. Certainly the Yankees were early favorites for the 1927 season, to some extant, after barely losing the 1926 World Series to the Cardinals four games to three. But no one expected them to blow up the season and become the most dominating team to ever take to the diamond. This news photograph, dated April 12, 1927, serves as a nice foreshadowing of the team's success, with Ruth speaking on the radio to fans worldwide, opening the season. Includes original International Newsreel stamping on verso as well as original slug and date. Two corners torn off, and normal creasing and waviness, but still a very nice photo from the Yanks' greatest season.

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