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Roger Maris of the Yankees Ties Babe Ruth

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On this day, in 1961 outfielder Roger Maris of the NY Yankees ties Babe Ruth 34-year-old record with his 60th homer on the 159th game of the season, Maris hit the blast off Baltimore's Jack Fisher.


September 26, 1961

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