MLB – 1930 To 1950 – Baseball Greatest Hits – Sultan Of Swat + Gas House Gang + Stars Of The Era

DOG ASIDE:  We have often brought it to the attention of our viewers and readers how much we at ImaSportsphile enjoy ESPN’s Baseball’s Greatest Hits series….of which we consider “nuggets of gold” in our treasure chest of vintage videos….cuz the highlights footage from these programs are priceless in the annals of sports fandoms….as in this case….baseball…

MLB – Advertisement – Meet Babe Ruth – On VHS And Betamax – $14.95

DOG ASIDE: Every now and then….and way back when our entire 2300 hours of vintage sports, comedy and music was recorded from 1977 to 1991….there were small clips of various advertisements that were recorded purely for historical purposes….and this 1.5 minute video below provides an excellent example of such a recording….as this video advocates that…

MLB – Special – 1933 – 1st All Star Game – Babe Ruth Lou Gehrig Lefty Gomez Carl Hubbell & More

DOG ASIDE: Back in the decade of the 1970’s and 1980’s, ESPN presented some of the best vintage baseball videos….which were generally hosted by George Grande….and covered some of the early days of baseball….like this rare treasure of footage covering the 1st All Star Game played on July 6, 1933, at Comiskey Park in Chicago,…

MLB – Special – The Old Ball Game – Host Commissioner Branch Rickey

DOG COMMENTARY: Talk about an absolute treasure of video baseball footage….for this video is very special to Bone Daddy….cuz it features some of the oldest video footage of any sport that Imasportsphile has in its 2300 hours of vintage sports, comedy and music that is continually being posted almost every day to Imasportsphile….and after posting…

Bonne Daddy´s 1961 New York Yankees Baseball Card Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: The 1961 New York Yankees season was the 59th season for the team in New York….and its 61st season overall. The team finished with a record of 109–53….which were eight games ahead of the Detroit Tigers….as they won their 26th American League pennant.   New York was managed by Ralph Houk….while the Yankees…

MLB Special – Great Moments In Sports – O J Simpson Hosts A Promise From Babe Ruth To A Sick Kid

DOG ASIDE: O J Simpson did lots of things….from being an all time great college and NFL running back….to being spokesperson for Hertz Rent-a-Car… co-anchor of Monday Night Football with Frank Gifford and Howard Cosell….to hosting Saturday Night Live….to being tried and acquitted of murder….to being convicted of a felony for armed robbery…..but at least…

Bob Costas Features Super Stars Jack Nicklaus, Jim Brown, Babe Ruth & Richard Petty et al


Sports Commentator Bob Costas features sports superstars Jack Nicklaus, Jim Brown, Babe Ruth, Wilt Chamberlain, Billie Jean King and Richard Petty is this video presented by NBC Sports as a Celebration of Sports.

Meet Babe Ruth – 1979 Ad For Video Cassette With Highlights of The Babe’s Career


In 1979 an infomercial was put on cable television….whereby a video cassette could be bought featuring Babe Ruth…..which could be bought for $14.95….containing highlights of Babe’s career.  Folks, this was some 45 years after his retirement… I guess that goes to show you just how popular Babe Ruth was 38 years ago.

New York Yankee Highlights Of 1930’s With Babe Ruth, Lou Gerhig, Bill Dickey, Joe DiMaggio


In the decade of the 1930’s, the New York Yankees won 5 World Series Championships…..specifically due to player like C Bill Dickey, OF Babe Ruth, 1B Lou Gehrig and CF Joe DiMaggio….as these were special players during a special decade… Major League Baseball will forever be indebted to these players during these times.