ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 09, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The story of baseball's Babe Ruth, the man who brought the home run to the twentieth century, presented; film shown of "The Babe" on and off the field. [Peter PASCALE - remembers going to see The Babe.] [Time, Incorporated editor-at-large Daniel OKRENT - explains how Ruth changed the game as America entered the modern age.] [Clara HANCOX - remembers Babe.] The mythic status of Ruth in the 1920s detailed.
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