HAPPY NEW YEAR! Welcome to the January 2024 edition of Cubs World Chatter! As promised, this month we turn our attention to women in Baseball. It is long overdue. Women have gained prominence in all areas of sport and deserve our respect and attention! I'm sure most of us have seen the wonderful motion picture "A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN". This loving production directed by Penny Marshall is one of those classic works that will stand the test of time. Now here is a little fact that may make some of you fall out of your chair. Women's baseball has been around as long as mens. Let me repeat that. Women's baseball has been around as long as mens.