TITLE

Dottie Green

PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/9/92, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Dottie Green was captain of her high-school softball team before signing up in 1943 with the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Green played four seasons with the Rockford, Ill., Peaches, immortalized in the hit movie, `A League of Their Own.' She was a star catcher; The movie's star character was only loosely based on Green; Green died last week at age 71.
ACCESSION #
9211092740

 

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