The Babe Is ‘Suited Up’ For The Links - Babe Ruth & Cy Perkins (Florida - Winter 1931) - This picture was most likely taken in St. Petersburg during spring training (Feb-Mar). Cy Perkins spent 1915-30 as a catcher with the Philadelphia A’s before signing on as a backup for the ‘31 Yankees.
American baseball player Babe Ruth (1895 - 1948) (born George Herman Ruth Jr) poses at Pennsylvania Station with his wife Helen Ruth (nee Woodford, 1897 - 1929) and daughter Dorothy Ruth (later Dorothy Sullivan and Dorothy Pirone, 1921 - 1989), as he prepares to leave the Yankees spring training camp, New York, New York, early 1923.
1930 New York Yankees Team (St. Petersburg, Florida - March 8, 1930). It’s funny, the only two players in this picture who aren’t wearing their Yankees jerseys are Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig. Then again, they were kind of a big deal.
The Mighty Bambino Meets The New Manager 83 Years Ago Today - St. Petersburg, FL - March 3, 1931 Wide World Photos: St. Petersburg, FLA. - “Babe Ruth, slugger extraordinary of the New York Yankees, greets Joe McCarthy, new manager of the club at the training grounds in St. Petersburg. FLA. After this meeting, Ruth participated in his first workout of the spring season.”