Thursday, May 20, 2010

Dorothy Kamenshek Truly Was In A League Of Her Own

Dorothy "Dottie" Kamenshek, fictionallyby Geena Davis in the movie, "A League of Their Own", passed away Monday at the age of 84. Dottie played first base for the Rockford (IL) Peaches and is remembered in a fitting tribute by Samantha Carr of the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Dottie, has had a few collectible items including a Cooperstown Collection Starting Line-up from 1997 and an independently made baseball card in the AAGPBL set manufactured by Larry Fritsch of Fritsch Sports Cards. A willing through the mail signer well into her years classic B/W photos can also be found signed.

You can see all of her currently available items on eBay.


Hoopography said...

I forgot about that movie. That was a fun movie. I wonder how accurate to history it really was.

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