When Philip K. Wrigley spearheaded the effort to remedy professional baseball's wartime decline with a women's league, one question dogged.
Amazon Studios is set to reboot Penny Marshall's 1992 movie 'A League of Their Own', which was inspired by the first women's professional.
Hudek can lay claim to some history of her own, becoming the first woman to ever receive a scholarship to play college baseball back in Feb.
Women's baseball is played in several countries. The strongest and most organized women's baseball leagues are in the United States, Australia, Japan.