Female Baseball Legend Threw Ultimate Curveball

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Toni Stone was one of the few baseball players who hit a pitch from the great Satchel Paige. While that would have been enough to make her stand out, her real achievement was that she worked her way to the Negro Leagues from barnstorming in the Midwest. Host Michel Martin learns more about Stone from biographer Martha Ackmann, who teaches in the Gender Studies Department of Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts.

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