Leslie Heaphy

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Leslie Heaphy is a history professor at Kent State University. She is the author or editor of several baseball books, including the Encyclopedia of Women and Baseball, The Negro Leagues, 1869-1960, Satchel Paige and Company: Essays on the Kansas City Monarchs, their Greatest Star and the Negro Leagues and was the editor of The 1986 Boston Red Sox: There Was More Than Game 6. She served on the Hall of Fame's 2006 Special Committee on the Negro Leagues.

She has chaired SABR's Women in Baseball committee for many years.