Explore images of baseball legends and Hall of Famers featured in, "Baseball: The Tenth Inning." Baseball history is filled with the stories of legendary players. Babe Ruth was one the most celebrated and iconic athletes of his time. He played for the Boston Red Sox in 1914-1919, and later with the New York Yankees in 1920-1934, before his retirement in 1935. Jackie Robinson became the first African American in the twentieth century to break through the color barrier and play baseball in the major leagues on April 15th, 1947. The addition of Robinson to the Brooklyn Dodgers' team roster ended racial segregation of the game.