On this day in 1934... - Bring Me The News

On this day in 1934...


Who was the last person to hit 61 home runs in a major league baseball season?

Without steroids?

Many will argue it was Yankees slugger Roger Maris, who was born in Hibbing, Minn., on Sept. 10, 1934.

Maris, who spent his formative years in Fargo, N.D., broke Babe Ruth's single-season home run record in 1961, by belting out 61 long balls -- one more than the Bambino's best.

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