From humble and hilarious beginnings on the south side in 1887, the sport grew into a favorite pastime for women and the working class.
Robin Choi chefs up a suburban snack bar.
The 50-year-old slugging third baseman is entering her fifth decade of play and showing no signs of slowing down.
Trib staffers bought a round for embattled Times-Picayune staffers
The People Issue: Laura Ricketts, co-owner (along with family members) of the Chicago Cubs
Kaleigh Ambrose rested the green softball on her hip and peered in for the sign. She went into her windmill motion and whipped the ball toward the plate. The batter swung late and the ball thumped into catcher Emily Espinosa’s mitt: strike three. Ambrose and her Lane Tech teammates ran to their dugout. She’d struck […]
Daily YouShoot: 16-inch softball series
Is there a Reader blog curse on women’s softball?
Northwestern and DePaul become the first double Chicago entries in the Women’s College World Series in softball.