This 75th is a Real Peach! (Preview)

The state of Illinois celebrates its bicentennial in 2018, and subsequently, another milestone celebration is to take place: The 75th anniversary of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. 674 more words


Rockford Peaches v. Peoria Redwings

Recently, the Louise Pettus Archives at Winthrop University uploaded videos from their collection to their YouTube channel, including the one I’ve posted below. The Pettus Archives maintains… 41 more words


The Show Must Go On


“We are the members of the All-American League.
We come from cities near and far.
We’ve got Canadians, Irishmen and Swedes.
We’re all for one, we’re one for all. 1,024 more words

Baseball Alberta

A Legacy of Their Own: The All American Girls' Professional Baseball League

Baseball movies have become a staple in American popular culture. Hundreds of quotes can be found in the national lingo, even if you’re not even a baseball fan. 674 more words


Tourism for Weirdos: The History Museum and Studebaker National Museum in South Bend, IN

Earlier this week I was in South Bend, Indiana, for a one-day conference, and I decided to take the opportunity and hit up a local attraction. 1,104 more words

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