When girls played Pro Baseball: The players - Morgan County Citizen
By Jim Halloran columnist Phillip Wrigley did not create Wrigley Gum without a solid plan. The same held true when building the All American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL). Having conceived the idea of the four team original league in 1943, he set out to find best women softball players in the country. Led by lead scout Jim Hamilton, his group of scouts scoured City Team softball leagues, All Star squads, and tournament champs from east to west. Twenty one states plus Canada and Cuba had representatives on the original ... Read More