WATCH: Babe clubs 3 homers again, Yanks win '28 Series


October 9th was an excellent day in Yankees history, so expect this to be the first of several posts today about it. On this day 86 years ago, the legendary Babe Ruth hit three home runs in a World Series game for the second time in his career, and on the strength of that, the Yankees swept the Cardinals to win the 1928 World Series, their third championship. In the four-game romp to repeat as champs and avenge their World Series loss in '26, Ruth hit .625/.647/1.375 and Lou Gehrig hit .545/.706/1.727. What on Earth...