Beyer Stadium 2014
Original Home of the Rockford Peaches 43-54.
Trolley Museum, South Elgin, IL.
Rails To Victory WW2 Living History Event
June 8, 2014
League of our Own!
The women of the WWII Girls
Baseball Living History League
Baseball League (AAGBBL) by
playing recreational competitive 12" softball games at various
Historical Reenactments, Museums
and special appearances through out the
Midwest; primarily in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana.
league portrays Women's Baseball
as it was played by the AAGBBL
during their first season of
play in 1943 when underhand
windmill pitching and a 12"
softball was the rule. The
original league was made up of
only four teams which we
portray: the Kenosha Comets,
Racine Belles, Rockford Peaches,
and South Bend Blue Sox.
Our living history league is open to all women
who wish to interpret WWII home
front baseball history and have
a little fun doing it. We also
welcome men who are interested
in team coaching and umpire
opportunities. Please contact
us if you are interested in
trying out. Help build the our
league. "Dirt in the Skirt
Join the AAGPBL
Peaches League Members
Midway Village Museum's
2009 WWII Reenactment.
Film Footage from Peaches Comets Game on June
Veterans Parade, June
with Original All-American Joyce Westerman.