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The House That Ruth Built

Robert Weintraub

Journalist Robert Weintraub vividly recreates the pivotal year that transformed the New York Yankees into the legendary franchise of today. Overshadowed by the New York Giants, the hapless Yankees played their home games at the ballpark of their cross-town rivals. But when Yankee Stadium was completed in 1923, Babe Ruth bounced back from a disappointing season—launching the Yankees’ storied history and immortalizing the stadium as the “House That Ruth Built.”

Journalist Robert Weintraub vividly recreates the pivotal year that transformed the New York Yankees into the legendary franchise of today. Overshadowed by the New York Giants, the hapless Yankees played their home games at the ballpark of their cross-town rivals. But when Yankee Stadium was completed in 1923, Babe Ruth bounced back from a disappointing season—launching the Yankees’ storied history and immortalizing the stadium as the “House That Ruth Built.”
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Journalist Robert Weintraub vividly recreates the pivotal year that transformed the New York Yankees into the legendary franchise of today. Overshadowed by the New York Giants, the hapless Yankees played their home games at the ballpark of their cross-town rivals. But when Yankee Stadium was completed in 1923, Babe Ruth bounced back from a disappointing season—launching the Yankees’ storied history and immortalizing the stadium as the “House That Ruth Built.”

Language:

English

Narrators:

Fred Berman

Length:

11h 43m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Introduction
Introduction

01:03:38


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

12:21


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

12:43


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

09:20


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

07:32


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

12:26


Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 6

19:21


Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 7

24:15


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

16:15


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

15:30


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

11:38


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

23:55


Part 3, Chapter 12
Part 3, Chapter 12

10:40


Part 3, Chapter 13
Part 3, Chapter 13

20:17


Part 3, Chapter 14
Part 3, Chapter 14

15:47


Part 3, Chapter 15
Part 3, Chapter 15

07:51


Part 4, Chapter 16
Part 4, Chapter 16

13:31


Part 4, Chapter 17
Part 4, Chapter 17

09:57


Part 4, Chapter 18
Part 4, Chapter 18

31:00


Part 4, Chapter 19
Part 4, Chapter 19

15:53


Part 5, Chapter 20
Part 5, Chapter 20

15:26


Part 5, Chapter 21
Part 5, Chapter 21

19:56


Part 5, Chapter 22
Part 5, Chapter 22

21:38


Part 6, Chapter 23
Part 6, Chapter 23

41:46


Part 6, Chapter 24
Part 6, Chapter 24

09:07


Part 7, Chapter 25
Part 7, Chapter 25

15:49


Part 7, Chapter 26
Part 7, Chapter 26

14:55


Part 8, Chapter 27
Part 8, Chapter 27

09:36


Part 8, Chapter 28
Part 8, Chapter 28

11:03


Part 8, Chapter 29
Part 8, Chapter 29

11:25


Part 8, Chapter 30
Part 8, Chapter 30

08:40


Part 9, Chapter 31
Part 9, Chapter 31

11:31


Part 9, Chapter 32
Part 9, Chapter 32

19:11


Part 9, Chapter 33
Part 9, Chapter 33

14:57


Part 10, Chapter 34
Part 10, Chapter 34

28:53


Part 10, Chapter 35
Part 10, Chapter 35

13:00


Part 10, Chapter 36
Part 10, Chapter 36

14:27


Part 10, Chapter 37
Part 10, Chapter 37

15:27


Part 10, Chapter 38
Part 10, Chapter 38

17:02


Part 10, Chapter 39
Part 10, Chapter 39

13:33


Part 10, Chapter 40
Part 10, Chapter 40

20:29


Part 10, Chapter 41
Part 10, Chapter 41

01:35