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Alyssa Nakken / Giants #1287452

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 21, 2020
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Tonight, Alyssa Nakken is in a league of her own, making history on the baseball diamond in a success story about women in professional sports. The first woman ever to be a coach at the big league level. A changeup for Major League Baseball. In the top of the seventh giants', assistant coach Alyssa Nakken took her place next to first base, and with that, she became the first woman in the league's 151 year history to coach on the field. She's no stranger to first base as a star softball player at...

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