Co-ed Participation - Women's Participation in Men's Professional Baseball

The Foundation Position

 

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Can women compete against men in professional baseball? Any woman who attempts to play professional baseball will, in all likelihood, be a female elite athlete with lean body mass and size comparable to many male athletes in the minor leagues who play baseball.

Co-ed Participation - Women's Participation in Men's Professional Baseball: The Foundation Position (PDF 443k)

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By Women's Sports Foundation

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Women's Participation in Men's Professional Baseball

Can women compete against men in professional baseball?

Expanding Opportunities Without Eliminating Men's Sports

When an institution eliminates a men's team in the name of Title IX, such action usually results in the development of destructive acrimony, pitting the men's non-revenue sports against women's sports.

Male Practice Players on Female Teams

The regular use of male practice players may take practice and participation opportunities away from female athletes on varsity teams. Did you know that the regular use of male practice players may be a Title IX violation?

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