Ruth Hartman


Age: 89

original member of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940's who had played as Ruth "Rocky" Kramer during the 1946-1947 seasons pitching for the Fort Wayne Daisies, the Grand Rapids Chicks, and the Racine Belles for the league featured in the 1992 movie A League of Their Own, but who later coached softball and taught physical education and health for the Reading School District in Pennsylvania and became a sheep farmer after retiring.

Cause of Death: After a car accident

Born: April 26, 1926

Died: November 9, 2015

Reading, Pennsylvania