AAGPBL

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AAGPBLAll-American Girls Professional Baseball League
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We are very excited to have Teambrown Apparel become part of the AAGPBL family, and look forward to seeing the next generation of fans wearing our emblem," said Richard Chapman, President of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Players Association.
Above, upper left: Sophie Kurys was among the former softball players who took the field for the 1943 inaugural season of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.
Long forgotten, even during the halcyon days of the women's movement, it took a glorious but very inaccurate movie, A League of Their Own, to bring the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League back to life.
com/title/tt0104694/) "A League of Their Own," starring Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Rosie O'Donnell and Madonna, told the story of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, which was formed to fill the void left by Major League Baseball during World War II, when many MLB players went off to fight the war.
A league of my own: Memoir of a pitcher for the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.
color) Pepper Davis, who played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940s and '50s, has written a book about her experiences.
He has also written several other baseball books, including History of the Western League and two books about the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.
By the time she pitched and won the final game of the Shaughnessy Championship Series for the Kalamazoo Lassies on Sunday, September 5, 1954, June Peppas had twice been selected as an All-Star in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL).
Includes a player from the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League and the film A League of Their Own.
Fantry discussion, January 18, 2005; Jim Sargent, "Jean Faut: South Bend's All-American All-Star Pitcher," All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, http://www.
Other special guests at the clinic included Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda and Maybelle Blair, who pitched for the Peoria Redwings of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in 1948.