Color footage of All-American Girls Professional Baseball League

How cool is this? Color footage of the AAGPBL. You know... "A League of Their Own" and "There is no crying in baseball." The league existed from 1943 through 1954. It is not clear of which year this footage is. But this is some nice footage, yours truly has never seen before. Enjoy. https://twitter.com/Ben13Porter/status/1354626923360616448 I …

Ballparks around the World: League Stadium

It has been a while but in this episode of Ballparks around the World we pay attention to League Stadium in Huntingburg, Indiana. Just like Bosse Field in neighboring Evansville, League Stadium served as a backdrop for A League Of Their Own. The original grounds were opened in 1894 and served as a fairground as …

Bosse Field: A gem turns 100

Yesterday it was exactly 100 years ago that Bosse Field in Evansville Indiana opened it's doors. It replaced the wooden Louisana Street Ballpark in which the final game was played the day before the Evansville River Rats moved in to Bosse Field. The stadium opened with a unique double header. In the afternoon a ballgame was …