Current events from the authors of the Brooklyn Ballparks website.
Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Farewell, Jennie Finch
Joe DiMaggio's 56 game hit streak was very, very special. But let's not forget Jennie Finch's 60 game win streak as a pitcher for Arizona in NCAA softball. She was brilliant in college, maybe even better for the USA, winning a gold and a silver medal and any number of world titles, and has been a major star in the professional ranks for Chicago. Alas, Jennie Finch is now retiring to concentrate on family. My fond hope is that she'll come back again for a second pro career in a few years. She's too good not to...