The Pittsburgh Pirates are no strangers to finding talent in unique places. They were the first team to sign a player out of India, which the upcoming movie "Million Dollar Arm" will detail. They were the first team to sign a black player out of South Africa in Gift Ngoepe. They've signed players out of Australia, Lithuania, Belarus, the Netherlands, Taiwan, and more. So obviously the next avenue of talent would be finding the first female baseball player to reach the Major Leagues.
Tonight I saw an article in the incoming links of the site, posted on the Huffington Post. The article was written by Lee-En Chung, who was part of a "Baseball Basics for Women" camp at Spring Training this year. Apparently this is the fifth year that the Pirates have done this, educating a group of 50 women...
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