Rockford Starfires Inaugural Game 5/18/13

Published 05/18 2013 10:34PM

Updated 05/18 2013 10:38PM

Rockford Starfires host inaugural game.

The Rockford Starfires hosted their first ever game in franchise history at Marinelli Field against the Chicago Gems. They have a handful of games scheduled throughout the summer as they attempt to resurrect women's baseball in Rockford.

On-hand were members of the legendary Rockford Peaches team, as well as hundreds of fans.

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