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The King and His Court mark end of softball era

Updated: August 23, 2011, 11:20 AM ET
By Jim Caple

The greatest team that ever stepped onto a diamond is playing its last game this weekend. And I'm not talking about the New York Yankees (unfortunately).

Sadly, I'm talking about the King and His Court, the barnstorming softball team started by the late Eddie Feigner some 65 years ago. Feigner died in 2007, but his team has continued on without him, like the Glenn Miller Orchestra or Lynyrd Skynyrd (roughly three dozen players have played for the Court over the years). If you ...

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