TIL Babe Ruth spent his youth in a reformatory school called St. Mary’s until age 19 (circa 1913) when he got a job at the school paying $100 per month, which is over $2900 per month adjusted for inflation by whatilearned June 14, 2022, 10:40 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Babe_Ruth What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote adjustedageBabecalledcircainflationjobMarysmonthpayingReformatoryRuthschoolspentTILToday I learnedyouth See more Previous article Why didn’t Anna and Elsa’s parents teach them the whole alphabet? Next article People of reddit, what is something about a person just screams “trashy”? 3 Comments Leave a Reply If you go to Club Level at Camden Yards, at home plate, you can see St Mary’s from the windows looking out. Another cool tidbit – they have steps from outside center field to Babe Ruth’s childhood home. Final tidbit – Babe Ruth’s father once owned a bar that was situated at Camden Yards Warehouse. Log in to Reply That’s like $35k/year which seems….not that noteworthy? Log in to Reply Jfc i dont think teachers at my HS made $2900 a month Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.