View Full Version : Earliest 1915 Ruth Photos

08-16-2013, 06:47 PM
Please share if you have any.

The earliest I've found so far is from the August, 1915 issue of 'Baseball Magazine'. I may also have a Spring Training photo with him, from the April, 1915 issue.

08-16-2013, 06:55 PM
Little earlier than this one, but Ruth was included in the 1914 Providence Grays Team Photo & the Baltimore Orioles team photo both located in the 1915 reach guide...

08-16-2013, 07:07 PM
Thanks Dave. Yes, I have seen those. I'm more curious about earliest pictures of him as a member of the Boston Red Sox.

Here is one from Spring Training, 1915 - from the May,1915 issue of 'Baseball Magazine':

08-16-2013, 09:39 PM
Scott, you may recall my photo from spring training 1915, which we discussed last year....

08-16-2013, 10:23 PM
Yep, thanks for posting!

Also, for those of you who collect Ruth photos, you might want to save a copy of the first one I posted in this thread - I thought it was the same as a common shot of him, but the angle is slightly different. Same session, but different photo.

Here's the more common one: