Babe Ruth

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Japanese sports goods maker Mizuno president Masato Mizuno shows a... News PhotoAutographing,Babe Ruth,Baseball - Sport,Baseball Glove,Birthday,Business,Celebration,Craftsperson,Gift,Japan,Lou Gehrig,Making,Masato Mizuno,Merchandise,Playing,Preparation,President,Showing,Sport,Tokyo - Japan,USA,Weekend Activities,World Baseball ClassicPhotographer Collection: AFP 2006 AFPTokyo, JAPAN: Japanese sports goods maker Mizuno president Masato Mizuno shows a abll with autographs of US baseball legends Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth (bottom side of the ball) and Mizuno made Lou Gehrig's glove a gift from 1931 Japanese players at a press confrernce in Tokyo, 30 March 2006. 'There has been no event as the World Baseball Classic (WBC) which has excited me so much,' Mizuno president said as the company, the world's top maker of baseball goods, prepared to celebrate its 100th birthday this weekend. AFP PHOTO/YOSHIKAZU TSUNO (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)