Women and hardball?


I promise I’m not trying to evoke Chris Matthews. After all, his views on women are already common knowledge, while the fascinating history of women and baseball is not.

Jennifer Ring hopes to fix that with her new book Stolen Bases: Why American Girls Don’t Play Baseball. As I explain over at Bookslut, though, Ring’s book doesn’t live up to her topic’s promise.


About Craig Fehrman

Craig Fehrman is a Ph.D. student in Yale’s English department and a freelance writer. He's working on a book about presidents and their books [more] . . .
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