Last Saturday the AAGPBL Kenosha Comets (and players from a few other teams) had a “reunion” picnic in Cordonices Park in Berkeley, CA.
Most of us had the costumes we made for… 143 more words
A few weeks ago two ninth grade honor students emailed me, asking if I would grant them an interview about “women’s baseball during World War II.” I said yes and the two girls sent me a list of five questions, chief among them the lead question: “What is the legacy that these women who played hard ball have left behind?” 552 more words
Before our big move to Oregon we managed to make it up to Rockford,IL to see Beyer Field, the Peaches home field. There isn’t much left of what was originally there, but the brick entryway where patrons would enter and ticket windows are still there. 149 more words
“There’s no crying in baseball!” -A League of Their Own
The most comfortable thing I wore at Costume College was my reproduction AAGPBL (All American Girls Professional Baseball League) WII-era uniform. 578 more words