Arizona Winter League

Tiffany Brooks is getting her shot.

March 5, 2010

If you checked in with us over the winter -- and who wouldn't, with the single-digit posting we did -- you read about Tiffany Brooks, a female baseball player who went into the Arizona Winter League with hopes of making one of the male-dominated minor-league rosters. She's signed a contract and made it to spring training with the Big Bend Cowboys of the Continental Baseball League, which means she's getting her shot. From the press...

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Hello, Kitty: Japanese Teen Girl to Pitch in Arizona

December 16, 2009
Hello, Kitty: Japanese Teen Girl to Pitch in Arizona

I saw this on the Facebook feed of Ballpark Digest: the Yuma Scorpions of the Arizona Winter League have signed Japan's first professional female baseball player to sling a few stateside. Eri Yoshida is a 17-year-old sidearm pitcher with a knuckleball so slow it makes clocks run backward. She's 5'1" and Tim Wakefield (natch) is her hero. "We are really looking forward to having Eri in the league and as a member of the Yuma Scorpions in...

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Billy Hamilton, Bakersfield Blaze
Current: 131 stolen bases in 109 games (1.20 per game)
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50 game on-base streak (not on-going)

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