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Edith Houghton Dies: Baseball Legend Was 100

Edith Houghton was making a name for herself in baseball long before the ladies who inspired “A League Of Their Own” were doing their thing in skirts, and as awesome as every woman in the game was, Houghton stood out for her drive and early ambition. In 1922, at age ten, she was the starting shortstop for the Philadelphia Bobbies, …

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