Baxter ‘just like one of the boys’ on Canada squad

doc55d76af8c26c7642530854 Each year, roughly 3,600 teams battle for a spot in the Junior League World Series, held annually each summer in Taylor.

Athletes on the 10 teams that snag those spots make the long journey to Downriver, hoping for that chance to be crowned the new champion.

This summer, Emily Baxter stands out among those athletes.

Not only is she a second baseman on Team Canada, but she is, well, a she.