“Women Bleed Every Month. Don’t Make Them Wear White.”

It’s been a hard week, Babes, but we’re still doing our best to lift women in sports up. This week – Aliyah Boston earned another award, women’s softball viewership is aces, Brittney Griner’s detention has been extended again and we talk dress codes. Enjoy! Don’t forget – all profits from the Babes Shop will be donated to abortion access funds. Visit babesoffthebench.com/shop to purchase. Continue reading “Women Bleed Every Month. Don’t Make Them Wear White.”

“I Don’t Want to Get Sued, Because It Sounds Like a Real Bummer.”

The Babes Podcast is back with some wordy updates on equal pay, gender-biased dress codes, and a parade for Aliyah Boston. Pretty standard stuff, if you ask me. Plus, Brittney Griner has now been wrongfully detained in Russia for over 100 days. Visit WeAreBG.org for more info. Thanks for listening! Continue reading “I Don’t Want to Get Sued, Because It Sounds Like a Real Bummer.”

“Women Can Sell, Women Can Fight. And We Put On a Hell of a Show.”

On this week’s episode, women headline MSG and the crowd went wild, Angel City debuted at Banc of California for their inaugural season, and Athletes Unlimited is expanding their media rights deal only 2 years after its founding. Also, Chicago will host the WNBA All-Star game, Carli Lloyd will rejoin Gotham FC, and Ashley admits this episode is a tad unhinged. Enjoy! Continue reading “Women Can Sell, Women Can Fight. And We Put On a Hell of a Show.”

“Let’s Be Better. Let’s!”

Ashley’s back with your weekly roundup while she wears her brand new Babes Supporting Babes sweatshirt. NWSL kickoff times are still a problem, Allyson Felix steps up for pregnant athletes, and Kenya’s Peres Jepchichir made our collective jaws drop. Also, you can now watch the Seattle Storm on Amazon Prime Video and everyone watched the NCAA women’s sports season. Did you? Thanks for listening! Continue reading “Let’s Be Better. Let’s!”

“Color Me Unimpressed”

NWSL viewership up! So let’s get them a better media rights deal so we can continue watching games on television. Also on this week’s roundup, FritoLay has officially acknowledged that women exist in the sports universe, women continue to break barriers in baseball and Serena Williams *may* be making her Wimbledon comeback this year? Finally, the future of women’s boxing is promising, and we’re so … Continue reading “Color Me Unimpressed”