How Playing Pro Ball Shaped Their Lives by Kathie D. Williams


The hit 1992 film A League of their Own made the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League famous.


The players' stories remain largely untold. The 600 women who played for the AAGPBL through the 1940s and 1950s enjoyed a rare opportunity to lead independent lives as well-paid professional athletes.

The All-American Girls After the AAGPBL