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All-Girls Baseball Team, The Boston Slammers, On Making History In The Mayor’s Cup

If you can’t join ‘em, beat ‘em! That’s apparently the motto of The Boston Slammers, a baseball team made up entirely of girls, who are proving day in and day out that they’re just as good, if not better than the boys. This year, they became the first all-girls travel baseball team in the otherwise all boy’s — other than one girl — Mayor’s Cup tournament to ever make it to the quarterfinals; and they ended up proceeding to the semi-finals, too.

Two players from the team, 12-year-old Aurora Pemper and 13-year-old Alyssa Slamin, and their assistant coach, Kate Lavelle, joined Jim Braude to discuss.

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