How four friends from college hatched a plan over breakfast to help L.A. youth

How four friends from college hatched a plan over breakfast to help L.A. youth

https://www.latimes.com/sports/story/2019-10-19/westcoast-sports-associates-helping-la-youth

Parents Should Limit Sports Participation for Children, Trainers Say – The New York Times

Young athletes are practicing too hard in just one sport, increasing the risk of injuries and burnout. New guidelines urge parents to reduce the intensity.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/10/17/health/children-sports-injuries.html

Astronauts on historic all-woman spacewalk forced to pause to politely correct president’s error.

Finally, two can be moon queens.
— Read on slate.com/technology/2019/10/finally-two-can-be-moon-queens.html

Nancy Pelosi photos with Trump: The point, the red coat and the clap – The Washington Post

The pointed finger. That red coat. These images of Pelosi with Trump are resonating for a few reasons.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/10/17/images-pelosi-trump-that-cemented-her-symbol-woman-command/

Photos: NASA’s all-female spacewalk makes history – The Washington Post

Astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir worked outside the International Space Station just months after NASA had to cancel an all-female spacewalk because of a spacesuit-sizing problem.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/photos-nasas-all-female-spacewalk-makes-history/2019/10/18/cb01dc38-f1a5-11e9-89eb-ec56cd414732_gallery.html

Does extra rest hurt World Series teams? The record is mixed. – The Washington Post

Recent history offers grist for Washington Nationals supporters worried about this six-day layoff.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2019/10/18/is-too-much-rest-before-world-series-bad-thing-nationals-are-about-find-out/

Baseball Federation delegation calls on Punjab Governor | Associated Press Of Pakistan

Baseball Federation delegation calls on Punjab Governor | Associated Press Of Pakistan
— Read on www.app.com.pk/baseball-federation-delegation-calls-on-punjab-governor/

Female baseball stars article generates big follow-ups

CaliSports News’ recent article featuring female Little League baseball stars generated big follow-ups. Now, CSN shall present those stories.
— Read on www.calisportsnews.com/big-follow-ups-to-female-baseball-stars-story/

Coco Gauff: ‘My generation has just decided it is time to speak up’ | Sport | The Guardian

Exclusive: The 15-year-old talks of her Wimbledon breakthrough, her ambition to be the best and how this has given her a platform for her passions
— Read on www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/oct/16/coco-gauff-wimbledon-generation-tennis

Nasa plans historic first all-female spacewalk in coming days | Science | The Guardian

Christina Koch and Jessica Meir to make history after delay over suit sizes available at station
— Read on www.theguardian.com/science/2019/oct/16/nasa-women-spacewalk-suit-sizes-space-station

University of Illinois says NPR Illinois reporter Rachel Otwell must pass tips to the Title IX office – The Lily

She works for the university-owned NPR station. The school says that makes her a ‘responsible employee’ under Title IX.
— Read on www.thelily.com/students-go-to-this-reporter-with-their-sexual-assault-stories-now-their-university-might-force-her-to-reveal-their-names/

Alexis Ohanian, fellow pitcher Sean Doolittle and more came out in support of Daniel Hudson, who missed Game 1 to witness the birth of his daughter | PEOPLE.com

Alexis Ohanian, fellow pitcher Sean Doolittle and more came out in support of Daniel Hudson, who missed Game 1 to witness the birth of his daughter
— Read on people.com/parents/nationals-pitcher-daniel-hudson-criticized-paternity-leave-game-1-playoffs/

Why more girls are sticking with baseball

More young female baseball players break boundaries, refuse to give up beloved sport for softball
— Read on www.ajc.com/lifestyles/breaking-boundaries-baseball/6pfHMferCrhm7L44DCjcjJ/

Baseball & Softball Shoes Market is Booming Worldwide | New Balance, Nike, Under Armour, Adidas, Mizuno – Online News Guru

Baseball & Softball Shoes Market is Booming Worldwide | New Balance, Nike, Under Armour, Adidas, Mizuno – Online News Guru
— Read on onlinenewsguru.com/2019/10/15/baseball-softball-shoes-market-is-booming-worldwide-new-balance-nike-under-armour-adidas-mizuno/

Athletics: No culture shock for Quick playing baseball in Germany | Brainerd Dispatch

Athletics: No culture shock for Quick playing baseball in Germany | Brainerd Dispatch
— Read on www.brainerddispatch.com/sports/4721501-Athletics-No-culture-shock-for-Quick-playing-baseball-in-Germany

LC native featured in documentary about women who thrive in a male-dominated sport | Local | americanpress.com

A new documentary highlights a unique aspect of “America’s pastime” — women who thrive in a male-dominated sport.
— Read on www.americanpress.com/content/tncms/live/

Malaysia, Bangladesh women baseball teams likely to visit Pakistan soon | Associated Press Of Pakistan

Malaysia, Bangladesh women baseball teams likely to visit Pakistan soon | Associated Press Of Pakistan
— Read on www.app.com.pk/malaysia-bangladesh-women-baseball-teams-likely-to-visit-pakistan-soon/

NCAA’s response to California: Don’t stop our exploitation – Los Angeles Times

The NCAA is a $1-billion enterprise, yet fights student-athletes’ ability to profit from marketing deals under a bizarre theory that it would make the uneven playing field among colleges even worse.
— Read on www.latimes.com/opinion/story/2019-10-01/ncaa-california-law-students-marketing-deals

Draymond Green: The NCAA is a dictatorship. Its rules on compensating athletes are unfair. – The Washington Post

California’s fair-pay-to-play law could help keep athletes in school.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/draymond-green-yes-college-athletes-should-be-able-to-make-a-living/2019/10/09/0ada4776-eaaa-11e9-9c6d-436a0df4f31d_story.html

Ludhiana women beat Patiala, emerge champions

Ludhiana women beat Patiala, emerge champions
— Read on www.tribuneindia.com/mobi/news/ludhiana/ludhiana-women-beat-patiala-emerge-champions/843629.html

Getting to Know … Courtney Harris | Sports | gwinnettprepsports.com

In this installment of “Getting to Know …,” Courtney Harris talks about a variety of topics, including moving to Atlanta without a job lined up, meeting her husband on her
— Read on www.gwinnettprepsports.com/content/tncms/live/

Boral Extends Baseball Australia Deal Through To 2021 – Ministry of Sport

Boral Extends Baseball Australia Deal Through To 2021 – Ministry of Sport
— Read on ministryofsport.com.au/boral-extends-baseball-australia-deal-through-to-2021/

Falmouth couple makes the Hall of Fame rounds – Sports – Sandwich Broadsider – Sandwich, MA

Five halls of fame, two MLB games, 1,500 miles and a swim at Coney Island.Is this possible in one week for a Cape Codder couple? It sure is, as my husband and I found out this September.Our first stop was the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield. Visitors start on the second floor at the Hall of Honors, with pictures of hall of fame members around the circumference, artifacts and a timeline. You can see a replica of Bob Lanier’s size 22 sneakers (1959) – and Shaq’s
— Read on sandwich.wickedlocal.com/sports/20191007/falmouth-couple-makes-hall-of-fame-rounds

For the Love of Baseball | The Hardball Times

Daily baseball statistical analysis and commentary.
— Read on tht.fangraphs.com/for-the-love-of-baseball/

How Major League Baseball’s First Female Owner Came To Lead The Cardinals | St. Louis Public Radio

The majority women ownership group at the helm of St. Louis’ new professional soccer team is continuing a line of female sports ownership in the region
— Read on news.stlpublicradio.org/post/how-major-league-baseball-s-first-female-owner-came-lead-cardinals

At Camp Blaze, young women fight wildfires and stereotypes | Crosscut

https://crosscut.com/2018/09/camp-blaze-young-women-fight-wildfires-and-stereotypes

Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel: On the Basis of Sex: Girls’ Baseball (Full Segment) | HBO – YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h83aGLnUCno

Meet The First Woman Poised To Race in Formula 1 In 43 Years

For Colombian race car driver, Tatiana Calderón, racing is genderless and all about resetting for the next corner.
— Read on www.forbes.com/sites/melissarowley/2019/10/07/meet-the-first-woman-poised-to-race-in-formula-1-in-43-years/

HI, IM TATIANA | Tatiana Calderon

HI, IM TATIANA | Tatiana Calderon
— Read on www.tatianacalderon.com/hi-im-tatiana/

Japan Women Baseball – Google Search

Japan Women Baseball – Google Search

Japan Girl Baseball – Google Search

Japan Girl Baseball – Google Search

Canada Girl Baseball – Google Search

Canada Girl Baseball – Google Search

Canada Women Baseball – Google Search

Canada Women Baseball – Google Search

Australian Women Baseball – Google Search

Australian Women Baseball – Google Search

Australian Girl Baseball – Google Search

Australian Girl Baseball – Google Search

Chicago Girls Baseball Program : Baseball For All

Chicago Girls Baseball Program : Baseball For All

https://baseballforall.leagueapps.com/camps/1249096-chicago-girls-baseball-program

Chicago Baseball and Education Foundation

Chicago Baseball and Education Foundation

https://www.cbeauic.org/

“I know I play like a girl. Try to keep up” T-shirt by sportsfan | Redbubble

“I know I play like a girl. Try to keep up” T-shirt by sportsfan | Redbubble

https://www.redbubble.com/shop/p/24030880.GDEN5.unisex-tee-w?grid_pos=66&ref=shop_grid&rbs=2dadf319-4bb0-4243-9297-26cbd212c6f1&searchTerm=baseball

Baseball Gifts & Merchandise | Redbubble

Baseball Gifts & Merchandise | Redbubble

https://www.redbubble.com/shop/baseball?ref=search_box

Giants Community Fund | San Francisco Giants

Giants Community Fund | San Francisco Giants

ABOUT US

The Giants Community Fund, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, collaborates with the San Francisco Giants by using baseball as a forum to encourage underserved youth and their families to live healthy, productive lives. The Fund supports Junior Giants leagues throughout Northern California, Nevada and Oregon and provides assistance to targeted community initiatives in the areas of Education, Health and Violence Prevention.

Since its inception in 1991, the Fund has donated over $30 million to community efforts. The Fund is managed by a 30-member Board of Directors, and is sustained by contributions from individuals, businesses and foundations through a number of special partnerships and fundraisers.

CONTACT GIANTS COMMUNITY FUND

Giants Community Fund
Oracle Park
24 Willie Mays Plaza
San Francisco, CA 94107
Ph: 1-877-JR-GIANT
Fax: 415-947-2644
Email: communityfund@sfgiants.com
Twitter: @giantscommunity
Instagram: @giantscommunityfund

https://www.mlb.com/giants/community/fund

Outstanding season for Dougherty softball ends with two best batting averages in the state | Sports | albanyherald.com

Dougherty High’s softball season came to an abrupt end Wednesday afternoon when they lost to Shaw of Columbus in the region playoffs – a team the Lady Trojans had already
— Read on www.albanyherald.com/content/tncms/live/

Tsawwassen’s Marika Lyszczyk will be catching for the Rivier Raiders | The Province

Whalley Chiefs alumnus caught the eye of scout renowned for discovering talented teens at Major League Baseball clinic in Texas last spring.
— Read on theprovince.com/sports/baseball/tsawwassens-marika-lyszczyk-will-be-catching-for-ncaa-mens-team-when-baseball-season-begins/wcm/63d65a78-e588-4a0f-8221-e256a20b530b

Local baseball players take the stage for USA Baseball | Valley News

Local baseball players take the stage for USA Baseball | Valley News
— Read on www.myvalleynews.com/local-baseball-players-take-the-stage-for-usa-baseball/

Emerald Cove Middle baseball player hoping for ‘big league’ opportunity – South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Madison Jennings has her heart set on the big leagues — literally. The Royal Palm Beach 13-year-old from Emerald Cove Middle School is the lone girl playing in the Palm Beach County middle school baseball league.
— Read on www.sun-sentinel.com/community/the-villager/fl-cn-sp-royal-palm-beach-madison-jennings-baseball-20191009-20191003-rhwumvlp2vg7dl73euswwggcvq-story.html

Bruce Bochy Retirement: Are MLB managers still skippers of the ship?

The end of the Bruce Bochy era in San Francisco raises some interesting questions about the future of the manager position.
— Read on aroundthefoghorn.com/2019/10/01/bruce-bochy-retirement-mlb-managers-still-skippers-ship/

Joe Maddon: Chicago Cubs manager not returning in 2020

Manager Joe Maddon, who led the Cubs to a World Series title in 2016, will not return next season.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/sports/mlb/columnist/bob-nightengale/2019/09/29/joe-maddon-chicago-cubs-manager/3811152002/

Raquel Ferreira hates the spotlight. But she’s finally venturing forward as she assumes bigger role with Red Sox – The Athletic

Ferreira is part of the team running the Sox while they search for a new GM. It’s not a role she expected she’d ever have.
— Read on theathletic.com/1255364/2019/09/30/raquel-ferreira-hates-the-spotlight-but-shes-finally-venturing-forward-as-she-assumes-bigger-role-with-red-sox/

Column: California’s college sports reform bill exposes NCAA hypocrisy – Los Angeles Times

FAIR-PAY-TO-PLAY-PLASCHKE
— Read on www.latimes.com/sports/story/2019-09-30/ncaa-reform-sb206-california-college-sports-money

Raquel Ferreira hates the spotlight. But she’s finally venturing forward as she assumes bigger role with Red Sox – The Athletic

Ferreira is part of the team running the Sox while they search for a new GM. It’s not a role she expected she’d ever have.
— Read on theathletic.com/1255364/2019/09/30/raquel-ferreira-hates-the-spotlight-but-shes-finally-venturing-forward-as-she-assumes-bigger-role-with-red-sox/

Home | NY Girls Baseball

Girls baseball in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut
— Read on www.nygirlsbaseball.com/