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2000 pieces, 1.0 linear foot
Scope and Content Note
The Ruth Born AAGPBL Collection consists of newsletters of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL), correspondence, and a few newspaper clippings pertaining to the players or AAGPBL Players Association of which Ms. Born was a member. Ruth Born (1925- ) was a right-handed pitcher for the South Bend Blue Sox in the inaugural season of 1943. She finished the season and her career with a 4-5 record, a 3.59 Era, 1.61 WHIP, and 6Ks and 47 walks in 67 innings pitched.
The Ruth Born AAGPBL Collection were given to the Archives on August 22, 2013 by Ruth Born.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Ruth Born AAGPBL Collection - Accession 1461". Finding Aid 856.