TIFFANY BROOKS MAKES PRO BASEBALL HISTORY
TIFFANY BROOKS MAKES PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL HISTORY
(FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2011) With her participation in the Arizona Summer League set to begin July 12, 2011 in Yuma, AZ, TIFFANY BROOKS will become the first female professional baseball player in history to participate in the California Winter, Arizona Winter and Arizona Summer professional baseball leagues.
Tiffany is a 6’2”, 195 lb. RHP/1B from Spokane, WA who has transcended professional baseball and helped pave the way for women to competitively participate in America’s favorite pastime.
Tiffany has been featured in film (“Throw Like A Girl”) and literature (“The Bus Leagues Experience”), and has numerous accolades on her baseball resume, most notably:
• First female to play in 100-year history of Dutch Men’s Baseball League (2007)
• 2-time Silver Medalist in the Phoenix Cup Women’s International Baseball Tournament (2008 & 2009)
• Only female to participate in the NABA Men’s World Series (2009)
• First female on Hollywood Legends Barnstorming Baseball Club (team comprised of ex-MLB players including Bill Madlock, Darrell Evans & Bill Lee, 2010)
• First female to play in American men’s professional baseball league in 21st Century (2010)
The Arizona Summer League is 4-team professional league playing a 16-game schedule, plus playoffs and a championship scheduled for August 1, 2011. A modified “Spring Training” will begin on July 9, 2011, and the regular season will commence on July 12.
Tiffany is sponsored by Akadema Professional, 3n2 Sports, Jaeger Sports & 90 MPH Club.com.
For more information or interview requests:
Nello P. Gamberdino II
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