Like a baseball player, the Colts long-snapper Matt Overton toiled for years in the football minors before making it to the NFL.
National Girls and Women in Sports Day is a good time to reflect on all that has been inspirational in an 18-year career covering women's basketball.
Their baseball program had been left for dead nine months ago. Today, the Cal Bears are very much alive and heading to the College World Series.
Renel Brooks-Moon, a familiar voice to San Francisco Giants fans, is the only female public address announcer in Major League Baseball.
Baseball players used to have to choose between staying with their team or being with their wife or partner for the birth of a child. A new MLB policy, a first for a major pro league, encourages players to be with their families.