A woman MLB umpire? Yes, and she's a former North Jersey softball standout
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LAKELAND, Fla. – A former North Jersey high school softball standout is working to become the first female umpire assigned to a regular-season Major League Baseball game.
Jen Pawol, a West Milford High School graduate, took another step toward her goal as she officiated the Detroit Tigers’ 6-1 scrimmage win over Division II college team Florida Southern last week. The game was the first involving a Major League Baseball team for Pawol, one of just two women currently... read more