Starfires http://northernpublicradio.org en A Team Of Their Own: Women Playing Hardball http://northernpublicradio.org/post/team-their-own-women-playing-hardball <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rockford has a long, proud baseball history:&nbsp; it’s where sports pioneer Albert Spalding got his start. It’s where every company in town had its own industrial league team. And during World War Two, the most famous women’s professional baseball team drew thousands of fans. Now there’s a new team trying to revive the tradition of women playing hardball.</span></p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 11:09:19 +0000 Susan Stephens 28347 at http://northernpublicradio.org A Team Of Their Own: Women Playing Hardball