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8. Babe Ruth, LHP/OF

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Before emerging as one of the greatest power hitters of all time, Ruth dominated on the mound in his first six years in Boston, racking up a 94-46 record with a 2.28 ERA in that span. The Bambino also launched 49 of his 714 career homers with the Sox.