Monday, August 31, 2015
Baseball ball-fetching dog Miss Babe Ruth Retires
Miss Babe Ruth the black Labrador retriever of Greensboro, N.C. is an adorable ball-fetching dog which worked for the Class A Greensboro Grasshopper has been in her job since August 2, 2006. She retrieved both bats and balls for players and umpires to the delight of fans. She is officially retired last night after 649 consecutive games.
The baseball team gave her a retirement party last night. She wore an orange dog tuxedo she even arrived in a red convertible, and got the red carpet treatment.