A rare and weird Babe Ruth photo is being auctioned off

Would you like a photo of Babe Ruth posing with a baseball bat between his legs? Because it can be yours: Lelands, a sports memorabilia auction house, has it up for sale. It’s from the estate of Ruth’s teammate Ed Wells, whose locker was between Ruth’s and Lou Gehrig’s when they all played for the Yankees.

The photo is from the late 1920s or early 1930s, and it proves that men haven’t changed in almost a century. The current bid is at $1,948.72, so if you’ve got a few grand to spend on a picture of the Babe, then by all means, bet your socks off.

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