On This Day

March 4, 1927 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

AgreementContract of Interest

Babe Ruth becomes the highest-paid player in MLB history when he signs 3-year, $70,000 per season contract with the New York Yankees

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dick Savitt, American tennis player