Lefty O’Doul

Babe Ruth (George Herman Ruth, 1895 - 1948) shakes hands with the 29th President of the USA, Warren Harding. After the handshake Babe Ruth hit a home run to help his team, the New York Yankees win the third game of the series with the Wash. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

7 Best Converted Pitchers Not Named Babe Ruth

Friday marks 100 years since Babe Ruth first appeared in a Major League Baseball game as a starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox. The Babe’s early foray into pitching is perhaps the most ubiquitous little known fact in baseball, but did you know a number of other big-name sluggers also started their baseball careers on the mound? Here are seven stars who – like Babe – were better off in the batter’s box.

07/10/2014

Chris Mullin #17 of the Golden State Warriors looks on the court during an NBA game in the 1989-90 season. (Tim DeFrisco/Getty Images)

Top 5 Underrated Video Game Athletes

Great athletes are great in video games too. Here are the top 5 most underrated.

10/31/2013

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