Did You Know Babe Ruth Used To Place A Cabbage Leaf Beneath His Cap To Stay Cool?

Ever heard of the Babe Ruth cabbage leaf saga?The legendary baseball player, Babe Ruth would place a wet cabbage leaf beneath his cap in order to keep cool. He would change it every 2 innings.

Babe Ruth Cabbage Leaf

Whether or not it actually helped we don’t know. Pretty sure there’s no research done on the cooling effects of a cabbage leaf either! But one thing we do know is that he was an amazing player. So whether this cabbage leaf helped him physically or mentally we’ll never know!

So you now know about the cabbage leaf cooling system used by Babe Ruth!

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