Sophie Kurys

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: former professional baseball player for the Racine Belles in Wisconsin that was featured in the 1992 movie A League of Their Own who had stole 201 bases in 1946 while playing in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League as a star base stealer.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from surgery

 

Born: May 14, 1925

 

Died: February 17, 2013

 

Location: Scottsdale, Arizona