Reno Aces GM Emily Jaenson On Female Leadership And Season Highlights | KUNR

As the Reno Aces wrap up their season, KUNR’s Stephanie Serrano sat down with Emily Jaenson, the team’s general manager and the only female GM in Triple-A
— Read on www.kunr.org/post/reno-aces-gm-emily-jaenson-female-leadership-and-season-highlights

Minor League G M Haugh Loves Coming to Work | WVTF

For the majority of her life, Betsy Haugh has been around sports. Growing up, she says most family vacations were spent at tournaments instead of the beach
— Read on www.wvtf.org/post/minor-league-g-m-haugh-loves-coming-work

Suhai once again representing Alberta on the national stage | CHAT News Today| Medicine Hat, Southern Alberta | News, Sports, Weather, Obituaries, Real Estate

Medicine Hat, AB – Andie Suhai is once again sporting the blue and yellow of Team Alberta on the national diam…
— Read on chatnewstoday.ca/2019/08/22/suhai-once-again-representing-alberta-on-the-national-stage/

National baseball: N.L. 16U girls rebound for a big win after a first-game defeat | Baseball | Sports | The Telegram

Province’s boys 15U entry 0-2 in Ray Carter Cup
— Read on www.thetelegram.com/sports/baseball/national-baseball-nl-16u-girls-rebound-for-a-big-win-after-a-first-game-defeat-344297/

P.E.I. fielding first squad completely of Island players at 16-and-under girls’ national baseball tourney | Baseball | Sports | The Journal Pioneer

There’s something different about the Prince Edward Island team that will represent the province at this week’s 16-and-under girls’ national baseball championship in Bedford, N.S.

For the first time ever, the Island team’s
— Read on www.journalpioneer.com/sports/baseball/pei-fielding-first-squad-completely-of-island-players-at-16-and-under-girls-national-baseball-tourney-343726/

Mo’ne Davis: Where is the LLWS Legend Playing Now? | Fanbuzz

Mo’ne Davis, the former 2014 Little League World Series star, is entering her next chapter of her life: college softball.
— Read on fanbuzz.com/national/mone-davis-now/

Stephen King’s The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon: Who should star?

Many thought Stephen King’s The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon was lost to the black hole where unfinished scripts go, but an adaptation is finally on its way!
— Read on 1428elm.com/2019/08/22/stephen-king-tom-gordon-dream-casting/

Ann M. Pallo | Obituaries | indianagazette.com

Ann M. Pallo, 93, beloved companion for 60 years to the late Cecelia I. Maday, has passed away.
— Read on www.indianagazette.com/content/tncms/live/

35 under 35: Announcer Kirsten Karbach offers Phillies fans another reason to tune in to Double-A Reading – The Athletic

‘She’s one of the best in the league, if not the best, doing it,’ Mickey Moniak said of Karbach, one of baseball’s few female announcers.
— Read on theathletic.com/1151215/2019/08/22/35-under-35-announcer-kirsten-karbach-offers-phillies-fans-another-reason-to-tune-into-double-a-reading/

35 under 35: On the mound and in the commissioner’s office, Elizabeth Benn brings the intensity – The Athletic

The 25-year-old is the NYMBL’s first female player and a coordinator in the labor relations department at the MLB commissioner’s office.
— Read on theathletic.com/1151219/2019/08/22/35-under-35-on-the-mound-and-in-the-commissioners-office-elizabeth-benn-brings-the-intensity/

Canadian women fall 12-3 to Venezuela at World Cup baseball qualifier | CBC Sports

The Canadian women’s national team suffered their second straight loss at their World Cup qualifier, falling 12-3 to Venezuela on Thursday.
— Read on www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/canada-america-baseball-world-cup-qualifier-thursday-1.5257110

LG Cup International Women’s Baseball Tournament 2019 kicks off on Thursday

LG Cup International Women’s Baseball Tournament 2019 kicks off on Thursday
— Read on www.arirang.co.kr/Mobile/News_Detail.asp

35 under 35: The Cardinals’ first female baseball analyst has already made a big impression – The Athletic

Emily Wiebe is a rising star in the Cardinals’ organization and hopes to inspire other young women and girls to chase their baseball dreams.
— Read on theathletic.com/1154149/2019/08/22/35-under-35-the-cardinals-first-female-baseball-analyst-has-already-made-a-big-impression/

Maddy Freking and the history of girls at Little League World Series – SBNation.com

Maddy Freking is the latest in a long line of girls determined to play ball.
— Read on www.sbnation.com/2019/8/20/20812050/maddy-freking-little-league-world-series-history

Local players find meaning in League of their Own-themed all-girls baseball tournament – Capital Gazette

Two county residents recently played in an all-girls baseball tournament.
— Read on www.capitalgazette.com/sports/ac-cs-baseball-for-all-girls-tournament-0820-20190819-iny43b6usbehzaxihu2lt4g5uy-story.html

Tuesday’s sport briefs | TheSpec.com

Canada defeats Nicaragua in women’s World Cup qualifier

AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico — Amanda Asay reached base four times and hit a three-run triple to help Canada beat Nicaragua, 19-2, in a mercy-rule shortened round-robin game at a women’s baseball World Cup qualifying tournament.
— Read on www.thespec.com/sports-story/9557244-tuesday-s-sport-briefs/

Baltzell homers in Team USA win | Sports | fredericksburg.com

Mountain View High School graduate Megan Baltzell homered on Sunday as the USA Baseball Women’s National Team routed Venezuela 15-5 in its opening game of the 2019 COPABE Women’s Pan-American
— Read on www.fredericksburg.com/content/tncms/live/

Mexico debuts Women’s Baseball Team with no-hitter at Pan Am Championship

Mexican pitcher Rosy del Castillo didn’t allow any hits or runs — and surrendered just one walk — against the Nicaraguan National Women’s Baseball Team, which is also making its international debut.
— Read on www.wbsc.org/mexico-debuts-womens-baseball-team-with-no-hitter-at-pan-am-championship/

Canada defeats Nicaragua in women’s baseball World Cup qualifier – KamloopsMatters.com

AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico — Amanda Asay reached base four times and hit a three-run triple to help Canada beat Nicaragua 19-2 in a mercy-rule shortened round-robin game at a women’s baseball World Cup qualifying tournament.
— Read on www.kamloopsmatters.com/national-sports/canada-defeats-nicaragua-in-womens-baseball-world-cup-qualifier-1647920

Maddy Freking Becomes 1st Girl To Pitch In Little League World Series Since Mo’ne Davis | HuffPost

Maddy Freking Becomes 1st Girl To Pitch In Little League World Series Since Mo’ne Davis | HuffPost
— Read on m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_5d5a9912e4b0eb875f26baf2

Minnesota Little League star Maddy Freking featured on ‘Good Morning America’ – Bring Me The News

The 12-year-old has become a national star in a matter of days.
— Read on bringmethenews.com/

Little League World Series: Maddy Freking makes some history for Minn.

Maddy Freking became the sixth girl to pitch at the Little League World Series on Sunday and more than held her own on the mound.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/sports/mlb/llws/2019/08/18/little-league-world-series-maddy-freking-pitches-minnesota-mone-davis/2046698001/

Meet Bailey Mazik of the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory

Meet the woman (yes, woman!) who is curating the best of baseball’s history for the Louisville Slugger Museum, an iconic and world-renowned landmark. Welcome Bailey Mazik as our newest FACE of Louisville.
— Read on styleblueprint.com/louisville/everyday/meet-bailey-mazik-of-the-louisville-slugger-museum-and-factory/

United States and Japan reach WBSC Women’s Under-19 Softball World Cup final

United States will face Japan in the final of the World Baseball
Softball Confederation Women’s Under-19 Softball World Cup after they
both claimed big wins in Irvine.
— Read on www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1083564/us-japan-into-womens-u19-softball-final

Spruce Grove sisters make national baseball team | Canada.com

Spruce Grove sisters make national baseball team
— Read on beta.canada.com/sports/local-sports/spruce-grove-sisters-make-national-baseball-team/wcm/9c6e6672-da1c-4226-8002-baf87b35f81a/amp/

Florence’s Bergfeld to represent US in women’s baseball tournament in South Korea | Sports | scnow.com

FLORENCE, S.C. -– Baseball continues to take Anya Bergfeld places.
— Read on www.scnow.com/content/tncms/live/

The Aspen Institute Project Play

Project Play, an initiative of the Aspen Institute, helps stakeholders
build healthy communities through sports. Every child in America should
have quality access to sports.
— Read on www.aspenprojectplay.org/

Canada’s Ashley Stephenson hoping to push women’s baseball forward from the coaching box | The Star

Longtime national team star feels the progress has plateaued in recent years and wants to change that.
— Read on www.thestar.com/sports/baseball/2019/08/16/canadas-ashley-stephenson-hoping-to-push-womens-baseball-forward-from-the-coaching-box.html

Whatever Happened To The Baseball Encyclopedia?

Last published in 1996, the disappearance of The Baseball Encyclopedia — which led to the advent of Field Of Dreams — is a mystery even to those who worked on it.
— Read on www.baseballamerica.com/stories/whatever-happened-to-the-baseball-encyclopedia/

Fruitvale’s Allison Schroder to play for Team Canada in women’s World Cup qualifier – Trail Daily Times

Canada looks for berth into baseball World Cup at the Women’s Pan Am Baseball Championship
— Read on www.trailtimes.ca/sports/fruitvales-allison-schroder-to-play-for-team-canada-in-womens-world-cup-qualifier/

Two Nipawin girls playing a role in a developing Saskatchewan U21 baseball team | northeastNOW | Melfort, Saskatchewan | News, Sports, Weather, Obituaries, Classifieds

The Saskatchewan U21 Women’s Baseball team has returned from the Women’s Invitational Championships in Ottawa,…
— Read on northeastnow.com/2019/08/15/two-nipawin-girls-playing-a-role-in-a-developing-saskatchewan-u21-baseball-team/

AquaSox female athletic trainer breaking down barriers | HeraldNet.com

Fueled by a passion for helping athletes, Amanda Lee is the 1st female trainer in the M’s organization.
— Read on www.heraldnet.com/sports/aquasox-female-athletic-trainer-breaking-down-barriers/

‘A League of Their Own’ Gets the Queer Retelling ’90s Audiences Craved

Good Trouble’s Emma Hunton speaks with The Advocate about queering the beloved story in the Unauthorized Musical Parody of A League of Their Own. 
— Read on www.advocate.com/theater/2019/8/15/league-their-own-gets-queer-retelling-90s-audiences-craved

Maddy Freking of Coon Rapids first girl in Little League World Series since Mo’ne Davis – The Washington Post

The 12-year-old is the second baseman for Minnesota’s Coon Rapids-Andover team.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2019/08/15/meet-maddy-freking-first-girl-little-league-world-series-since-mone-davis/

Opinion | Why girls’ baseball is important

But what about America’s pastime? Girls’ baseball programs flourish abroad, but women’s baseball struggles in its American birthplace. Why is baseball the exception?
— Read on www.washingtonblade.com/2019/08/15/why-girls-baseball-is-important/

Charlotte Knights Single Game Tickets | Knights

Per A.J. Richard:

Aug. 27th the Knights will feature their 3rd Annual Women in Baseball Night including Anna Kimbrell of the USA Women’s Baseball Team and legend Jean Faut who played in the AAGPBL, the real life A League of Their Own.

Charlotte Knights single game tickets are available at charlotteknights.com. Game highlights, ticket offers, promotions and more. Get your Knights tickets today!
— Read on www.milb.com/charlotte-knights/tickets/single-game-tickets

Charlotte Knights – Wikipedia

Charlotte Knights – Wikipedia
— Read on en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlotte_Knights

Lyndhurst’s Jorge earns spot on Team USA baseball squad – The Observer Online

Lyndhurst’s Jorge earns spot on Team USA baseball squad – The Observer Online
— Read on www.theobserver.com/2019/08/lyndhursts-jorge-earns-spot-on-team-usa-baseball-squad/

2019 LLWS: Maddy Freking first girl to play at LLWS since Mo’ne Davis

The Coon Rapids player is the first girl since Mo’ne Davis to make it to the Little League World Series. There have been 19 LLWS girls ever.
— Read on usatodayhss.com/2019/coon-rapids-minnesota-maddy-freking-is-the-first-girl-little-league-baseball-player-since-mone-davis

How The Little League World Series Became One Of Summer’s Most-Watched Sporting Events

Little League World Series games regularly outpace regular season MLB games in terms of TV ratings, and is entrenched as one of the summer’s great sporting spectacles.
— Read on www.baseballamerica.com/stories/how-the-little-league-world-series-became-one-of-summers-most-watched-sporting-events/

First With Kids: The Game Plan for Coed Sports

Dr. Lewis First breaks down when coed competition is and is not recommended for your child.
— Read on www.mynbc5.com/article/first-with-kids-the-game-plan-for-coed-sports/28690935

Women’s cricket joins Commonwealth Games as boycott threat looms over shooting – OlympicTalk

Women’s cricket joins Commonwealth Games as boycott threat looms over shooting – OlympicTalk
— Read on www.google.com/amp/s/olympics.nbcsports.com/2019/08/13/womens-cricket-joins-commonwealth-games-as-boycott-threat-looms-over-shooting/amp/

The Stop-and-Start History of Women’s Baseball | The Hardball Times

Daily baseball statistical analysis and commentary.
— Read on tht.fangraphs.com/the-stop-and-start-history-of-womens-baseball/

Title IX: How Hundreds of Campus #MeToo Punishments Could Get Tossed

Accused men everywhere are suing over due process. “If you’re found responsible for sexual misconduct at a university in America, your future is arguably over,” said one attorney.
— Read on www.thedailybeast.com/campus-men-were-punished-over-metoo-allegations-now-theyre-suing

Chicago-based pastry chef to make peach cupcakes for Penny Marshall Celebration – WREX

The movie showing will start at 6 p.m. at Prairie Street Brewhouse and kick off the Penny Marshall Celebration in September.
— Read on wrex.com/category/2019/08/12/chicago-based-pastry-chef-to-make-peach-cupcakes-for-penny-marshall-celebration/

Minor league baseball team makes history with all-female broadcast team

The pair are the first all-women broadcast team to call a professional baseball game.
— Read on www.13abc.com/content/news/Minor-league-baseball-team-makes-history-with-all-female-broadcast-team-537617791.html

Baltzell selected for women’s national baseball team | Sports | fredericksburg.com

Mountain View graduate Megan Baltzell made the cut.
— Read on www.fredericksburg.com/content/tncms/live/

The Swaddle | Study: Women in STEM Will Benefit From Smaller Class Sizes

A new study from Cornell University concludes that a STEM class with fewer students lowers anxiety and fosters a greater sense of belonging for women.
— Read on theswaddle.com/stem-women-class-size/

The Best Books For Women Entrepreneurs

Creating and sustaining your own business is hard work. Self-education can be incredibly powerful — it can really pay off to read the stories and wisdom of entrepreneurs who are willing to share their knowledge.
— Read on www.forbes.com/sites/serenitygibbons/2019/08/12/the-best-books-for-women-entrepreneurs/

Little League World Series 2019 schedule: Full bracket, dates, times for every LLWS game | Sporting News

Here’s everything you need to know about the 2019 Little League World Series, including an updated bracket, the full game schedule and how to watch live on TV and stream online.
— Read on www.sportingnews.com/us/baseball/news/little-league-world-series-2019-schedule-bracket-dates-live-stream-llws-games/15q5ag9pweuse12unp2o1fdd9g