December 3, 2008
WHEREAS, IN ALL OF EUROPE ONLY ONE GUY CAN THROW OVERHAND... (via Glenn Dryfoos):
Knuckleballer Yoshida, 16, signs with new Japan independent league (Associated Press, December 2, 2008)
A 16-year-old Japanese girl signed with a regional baseball team Tuesday, becoming the country's first female professional baseball player.Posted by Orrin Judd at December 3, 2008 7:35 PM
Eri Yoshida, a knuckleball pitcher, will play for the Kobe 9 Cruise in a new independent league starting in April 2009.
« HELPS WHEN W'S GOT YOUR BACK: | Main | FOR REPUBLICANS, TORTURE IS A MATTER OF PRINCIPLE, FOR DEMOCRATS IT'S PERSONAL: »