Joanne Winter

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Joanne Emily Winter

Biographical Information[edit]

Pitcher Joanne Winter was a star for the Racine Belles of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. She won 33 games in 1946 and shares the record for most wins in a season. Winter pitched a 14-inning shutout in Game Six of the 1946 championship series to clinch the second AAGPBL playoff title for the Belles.

Over her eight year career, she went 133-115 with a 2.06 ERA in 287 games.

After her baseball career, Winter won the 1962 Arizona Amateur Golf Championship. She played on the LPGA tour from 1963 to 1966.

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