The pitcher of a women's semi-professional baseball team gets murdered. Mary shows a previously unrevealed talent as a keen recreational player, stepping up to the plate as relief pitcher in the big game.
Did You Know?
The "Black Sox Scandal" refers to the 1919 World Series between Chicago White Sox and Cincinnati Reds. Eight White Sox players, including Shoeless Joe Jackson (1887-1951), were accused of taking bribes to throw the series. A 1921 jury found all players were not guilty, but they each received a lifetime ban from Major League Baseball; Joe Jackson spent the rest of his life protesting his innocence. See more