On March 16, 1932 — 1932 – In St. Petersburg training camp, Babe Ruth signs a one-year contract for $75,000 and a percentage of the exhibition gate. Legend has it the Bambino signed a blank contract with the amount filled in later by New York Yankees owner Jacob Ruppert.

Sources –
Baseball Reference March 16
SABR Games Project
National Pastime March 16
Retro Sheet
Replay The Game

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