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JerseyDevil
07-30-2006, 12:06 AM
I found this on BBC.com (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_pictures/5204974.stm)...



Effa Manley shatters tradition by becoming the first woman inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. She co-owned the Newark Eagles and fought for civil rights.



I thought this was very interesting, does anyone know much about her?

NJPRIDE
07-30-2006, 12:15 AM
I only know what you posted and it was anounced she would be inducted quite a while ago .