The sell of Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees and what that meant for the Boston Red Sox is what inspired "Bambino."
Kevin Eckard will play Babe Ruth in the upcoming "Bambino" opera.
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Red Sox players celebrate Boston’s 3-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in game four of the World Series on Oct. 27, 2004, in St. Louis, Mo. This win broke the “Curse of the Bambino.”