The All American Girls After The Aagpbl

Author: Kat D. Williams
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476626952
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The hit 1992 film A League of Their Own made the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League famous. But the players’ stories remain largely untold.

We Were The All American Girls

Author: Jim Sargent
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476601801
Size: 58.94 MB
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Here are 42 interviews with women who competed in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.

Dottie Wiltse Collins

Author: Carolyn M. Trombe
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786482382
Size: 19.58 MB
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Based on extensive research and interviews with Collins and other principals, this work covers the pitcher’s early career as a softball player, her triumphs in professional baseball, and her part in the renewed interest in the women’s ...

Making My Pitch

Author: Ila Jane Borders
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803285302
Size: 24.73 MB
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Ila Jane Borders, despite formidable obstacles, became a Little League prodigy, MVP of her otherwise all-male middle school and high school teams, the first woman awarded a baseball scholarship, and the first to pitch and win a complete men ...

The Brooklyn Nine

Author: Alan M. Gratz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101014806
Size: 28.64 MB
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And there are fi ve more Schneiders to meet. In nine innings, this novel tells the stories of nine successive Schneider kids and their connection to Brooklyn and baseball.

Bloomer Girls

Author: Debra A Shattuck
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 025209879X
Size: 55.54 MB
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Yet all-female nines took the field everywhere. Debra A. Shattuck pulls from newspaper accounts and hard-to-find club archives to reconstruct a forgotten era in baseball history.

A Whole New Ball Game

Author: Sue Macy
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 1466851090
Size: 27.91 MB
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This is their story in their own words, a tale of no-hitters and chaperones, stolen bases and practical jokes, home runs and run-ins with fans. Life in the league, however, was not all fun.

The South Bend Blue Sox

Author: Jim Sargent
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786488646
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This work examines the history of the league as seen through the eyes of the players and management and the experiences of the South Bend Blue Sox—one of only two teams to play in all 12 seasons of the league.

Girl Wonder

Author: Deborah Hopkinson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1442484551
Size: 12.15 MB
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Did you ever hear the story of the Girl Wonder?