What Baseball Can Really Teach Kids – WSJ


NYTimes: The New Dads’ Club


Economic and cultural shifts in the last decade have made fatherhood feel like uncharted territory. Dads’ groups can help.

NYTimes: What College Sports Recruiters Can Teach Your Child


The advice head coaches have for prospective recruits will help any student succeed, even those who don’t plan to play sports in college.

NYTimes: Review: ‘T-Rex’ Fights Like a Girl. And That’s Worth Gold.


Claressa Shields, the first female boxer to win an Olympic gold medal, is the indomitable center of Drea Cooper and Zackary Canepari’s impressive documentary.

The Phenom: OFFICIAL TRAILER – YouTube


NYTimes: Chris Mosier Is First Transgender Athlete in ESPN’s ‘Body Issue’


L.G.B.T. leaders are praising the inclusion of a transgender man and a duathlete who has competed with the United States national team.

NYTimes: Sheryl Sandberg on the Myth of the Catty Woman


Let’s demolish the outdated notion that women in positions of power are bad for other women.

‘Schedule manipulation’ once again has attention of OSAA rankings committee – OregonLive.com

The panel is concerned about schools purposefully not rescheduling rained-out baseball and softball games

Source: ‘Schedule manipulation’ once again has attention of OSAA rankings committee – OregonLive.com

Signups: Recreation and youth sports listings

Recreation and youth sports leagues and teams are seeking participants throughout the El Paso area.

Source: Signups: Recreation and youth sports listings

Majors’ first woman’s ump? Former North Jersey prep star Jen Pawol on her way | NJ.com

Beginning this week, the West Milford native will become baseball’s seventh minor-league umpire ever and first in the Gulf Coast League.

Source: Majors’ first woman’s ump? Former North Jersey prep star Jen Pawol on her way | NJ.com