Three reasons why Babe Ruth’s 1932 U.S. Caramel baseball card is awesome

Babe Ruth 1932 U.S. Caramel

Any and all Babe Ruth baseball cards are awesome, this one especially so because:

  1. The simplistically elegant design
  2. Classic mis-registered printing
  3. The trademark way Ruth is wearing his hat

Can you think of any other reasons why?

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Matt Maldre

I don’t know if this qualifies as a 4th reason, but Sports Collectors Daily reports:
“1932 U.S. Caramels are extremely difficult to find in any condition, let alone PSA 8. The company has graded only 113 Ruth cards with just 12 reaching the

Matt Maldre

Reason 5: They put “George” as his first name on the card. How often do we walk around talking about George Ruth? If we did, people would be like, “Who is this George Ruth?”

Matt Maldre

Erik, that would be reason number six. Hey, he’s a reason number 7. It’s awesome because you wrote about it. You should write more blog posts for


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