700 Home Run Club Member Moments in a Media Crazy World Print E-mail
Written by Jim Rednour   
Saturday, 01 November 2008

The Baseball world has changed a great deal between the time when 700+ home runs were hit by the legendary Babe Ruth, the remarkable Henry Aaron and the comclastic Barry Bonds. But all three were hailed as the greatest power hitter of their era, and all three inspired a superhuman amount of media coverage.

Babe Ruth

“The Bambino” was the bigger than life baseball star who hit so many home runs and played such a central role in the emergence of baseball as “America’s Game” that no one was ever expected to catch or pass his 714 record.

 
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