Natasha Watley goes to bat for others


By: Graham Hayes ESPNW - see the article on ESPNW here. For someone whose skills on a softball field make her one of a kind, Natasha Watley has made an equally significant impact because of her efforts to shape opportunities for others to become a part of her sport. Watley, among the small number of athletes who have the chance to play softball beyond college, is one of the cornerstones of a professional league that could provide that chance to the next generation. As one of the few prominent African-Americans in a sport that lags behind others in minority participation, she … [Read more...]