Was Hank Aaron friends with Babe Ruth?
Babe Ruth died in 1948, long before Aaron played organized baseball.
It's hard to say whether they would have been friends had they played at the same time, although Ruth's wild ways would probably have not endeared him to Hank's more serious approach to the game.
Not to compare Babe Ruth with Hank Aaron, players from two different eras. The numbers that Babe Ruth put up as compared to the players in his own era, there is no question that Babe Ruth was the greatest baseball player of all time, and he was also a great pitcher. Not taking away from Hank Aaron's accomplishments. babe Ruth is the best baseball player of all time hank aaron sucks
well mark mguire is a loser. he took steroids and he sucked compared to them anyway. hank aaron is awesome. he should still have the home run title if it weren't for that loser barry bonds. he sucks. babe Ruth is the best baseball player ever. he has a crap load of home runs and a career average of like .338. babe Ruth is the best
No. In his prime, Ruth was not only an excellent hitter with power, he was also an outstanding pitcher. He had a better arm than Aaron . Aaron may have been a slightly faster runner, but Ruth was also a good base runner when he was young. Ruth did not take care of himself and in later years got heavy. Aaron was a better ball player when he was old than was Ruth and he…
Babe Ruth retired from playing baseball in 1935, the yea after Aaron was born. Ruth died in 1948, six years before Aaron played his first MLB game. It's hard to know how well the two of them would have gotten along if they had played at the same time. Aaron was consumately focused on the game; Ruth was a little more relaxed in his post-game attitudes. Ruth's widow stated that "the Babe" loved the game…