She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story by Audrey Vernick
Effa Manley is an unsung hero of baseball. From the first time she saw Babe Ruth swing she fell in love with the game. She later went on to own a team in the Negro Leagues, and fought to have Negro League players inducted into the hall of fame. She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story by Audrey Vernick is an uplifting book about a woman who dedicated her life to baseball.