Here's What 12 Roads Named After Superstar Athletes Look Like

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Photo: Wikimedia Commons and Google Earth

Many athletes with a strong connection to a particular city or region can now see their names on road signs.But in many cases, there seems to be little or no connection between the athlete and the city.

We looked up some of the most famous athlete-named roads in the country, and grab pictures of them with Google Street View.

Did you know there are families in San Antonio living on Babe Ruth Street?

Wayne Gretzky Parkway, Brantford, Ontario, Canada

Babe Ruth Street, San Antonio, TX

Jack Nicklaus Drive, North Palm Beach, FL

Arnold Palmer Court, Las Cruces, NM

Edgar Martinez Drive South, Seattle, WA

Connie Mack Street, San Antonio, TX

Nolan Ryan Expressway, Arlington, TX

Larry Bird Avenue, Terre Haute, IN

Walter Payton Drive, Columbia, MS

Richard Petty Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL

Dale Earnhardt Boulevard, Kannapolis, NC

Andretti Street, Moreno Valley, CA

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