The girls of "A League of Their Own" are now collecting Social Security and left their playing days in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League behind, but the group of female athletes are set to hold a reunion Saturday to mark the 20th anniversary of the film inspired by their story.
What does AAGPBL stand for?
AAGPBL stands for All-American Girls Professional Baseball League
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Abstract The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) was the first, and to date, the only women's professional baseball league in United States history.
com, 818-713-3749 CAPTION(S): photo Photo: (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.
From its inception in 1943 through its demise in 1954, the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League was a bastion for tomboys all over the U.
Catherine "Katie" Horstman, representing the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) who resides in Minster, Ohio accepted the "Sports" award.
Other invited guests include Jackie Robinson's daughter, Sharon; Roberto Clemente's widow, Rosa and Delores 'Dolly" Brumfield White of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.
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.
The comedy about a women's baseball team in the early 1940s was rooted in fact, as the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League helped fill the gap left when their male counterparts went off to fight World War II.