How many home runs did George babe Ruth hit in his career?
Babe Ruth retired in 1935 with 714 career Home Runs, Lou Gehrig was second in career home runs with 338, Jimmy Foxx third with 302, and Roger Hornsby with 300 in fourth place to complete the 300 Home Run Club. In 1921 Babe Ruth passed the career home run leader, Roger Connor who had 138 home runs. The Babe finished the season with 168 career home runs.
Babe Ruth home run records Babe Ruth set two major home run records in his career by the time he retired. The single season home run record and the all time career home run record. Roger Connor held the record for career home runs with 138, until Babe Ruth broke the record in 1921 when he hit number 139. The Babe would go on and finish his career with 714 in 1935. The record would…