Although the AAGPBL was the first recorded professional women's baseball league, women had played baseball since the nineteenth century. Baseball Hall of Fame members Max Carey and Jimmie Foxx managed teams in the AAGPBL.Can a woman play in the MLB?
Anyone who simply says, out of hand, that there is no way a woman can play major league baseball competitively is just guessing. And, in all likelihood, voicing some level of prejudice, be it conscious or subconscious. Because the fact of the matter is we have no idea how women, in numbers, stack up.Is Bobby Richardson in the Baseball Hall of Fame?
Why Bobby Richardson Should Be In The Baseball Hall Of Fame. Bobby Richardson has more hits (13) in a World Series (1964) than any other major league player. Bobby Richardson has more RBIs (12) in a World Series (1960) than Hall of Fame Yankees Mickey Mantle, Yogi Berra and Lou Gehrig.What is the name of the Baseball Hall of Fame?
The word Cooperstown is often used as shorthand (or a metonym) for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, similarly to Canton for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. The Hall of Fame was established in 1939 by Stephen Carlton Clark, the owner of a local hotel.