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A League of Their Own is the highest grossing baseball movie of all time

In a recent top 50 Sports Movie Factoids released by Sports Illustrated, it was revealed  A League of Their Own is the most successful baseball movie of all time. Not Major League, Field of Dreams or even the more recent Moneyball. But the movie about a women-only baseball team starring the likes of Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Rosie O’Donnell and Madonna has grossed over $107M worldwide with the next closest movie (Moneyball) earning about $75M. Before Rosie and Madonna were insufferable, classic scenes like these captured the hearts of softball players everywhere and women in general: Leave it to...

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Dating For Single Female Sports Fans Is Harder Than You Think

Back when I was a part of the “serious boyfriend” club, friends of my guy would say “Man you’re so lucky your girlfriend likes sports. I would love to be able to watch a game with a girl and not have to explain everything.” Hearing this would usually equal a “ohhhh stop” type of response. That was until I was forced to actually step back out in the dating world and discovered how difficult it can be for a female sports fanatic… Every guy should know basic sports knowledge I know this sounds just as sexist as if the...

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GuysGirl Favs: Reeta the Ravens/Orioles Super Fan

When GuysGirl was first started years back, we reached out to influential women that were already on the blogging scene. One of those women just so happen to be one of Baltimore’s biggest sports fans, Reeta Hubbard. Hubbard founded and runs The NFL Chick, an opinionated in-depth view on the game of football created in 2008. Hubbard said in an interview with GuysGirl that she initially started the website because she “wanted to get a women’s perspective on football out to the masses and this was the easiest way to put those ideas out there for discussion.” While Hubbard...

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NFL Women’s Fan Clubs: Where do we stand?

About a year and a half ago, GuysGirl analyzed the NFL’s marketing efforts towards the 45% of it’s growing fanbase, the women. Part of that approach for a small amount of teams, has been to adopt an official women’s fan club. Though these few teams are making an effort towards the women, much more can be done. Let’s take a look at which teams are performing the best and which teams are half-assing it. Making an Effort Teams that have an official fan club, but could do more The first club in the NFL to offer an official women’s...

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NFL Female Fan Series: Green Bay Packers

By now, most NFL fans know of the enormous female following that the sport has. Which is why we at GuysGirl reached out via various social networks to recognize the  real female fans that are tailgating in the elements, attending the games and rooting their team on in good times and bad. Females all across the country have shared their stories on how they became a NFL fan, what their favorite moments have been watching their team and even if they could ever date a guy who wasn’t a football fan. Next in the series, we are touching base...

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