|Collection||History San Jose Photographic Collection|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Year Range from||1927|
|Title||Babe Ruth and Earl Pinard|
Babe Ruth and the equally famous Lou Gerhig played in an exhibition baseall game at the old Sodality Baseball Park in San Jose on October 26, 1927. This photo taken on that day shows the Babe with Earl Pinard, a promising young sixteen year old youth who was the youngest player in the game. This may be the only picture of that day that has survived.
Sodality Park was located where Orchard Supply Hardware (OSH) is today on San Carlos St.
|Print size||8" x 10"|
|Credit line||Collection of History San Jose|