In 2017, SABR’s Women in Baseball Committee established the Dorothy Seymour Mills Lifetime Achievement Award — “The Dorothy” — named in honor of Dorothy Seymour Mills and her lifetime of contributions to promoting women’s baseball.
Eligible candidates include any person with a sustained involvement in women’s baseball or any woman with a longtime involvement in baseball in any fashion — player, umpire, writer, executive, team owner, scout, etc. Candidates do not have to be living; it can be awarded posthumously. Self-nominations are accepted.
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- 2023: Maybelle Blair
- 2022: Justine Siegal
- 2021: Claire Smith
- 2020: Effa Manley
- 2019: Rachel Robinson
- 2018: Perry Barber
- Bob Davids Award
- Henry Chadwick Award
- Seymour Medal
- SABR Analytics Conference Research Awards
- SABR Baseball Research Award
- McFarland-SABR Baseball Research Award
- Doug Pappas Award
- Roland Hemond Award
- Jack Kavanagh Award
- Dorothy Seymour Mills Lifetime Achievement Award (Women in Baseball)
- George Michael Award (Pictorial History)
- Jefferson Burdick Award (Baseball Cards)
- Larry Ritter Book Award (Deadball Era)
- Lee Allen Award (National History Day)