Asahi History


Babe Ruth comes to Vancouver in October. 3000 fans come to see his team of major leaguers play the local All-Stars. The game ends on a run-scoring double play with a 2-2 tie. The next morning Ruth and his team leave for Yokohama.

Vancouver Sun news clipping

Vancouver Sun news clipping, October 20, 1934, “Schacht’s Clowning Saves Big Leaguers’ Ball Show Which is Rained All Over”