Howard high schoolers go to bat for Cuban baseball – Howard County Times

Sitting in the dugout last summer at a baseball game, John Roschella’s mind started to wander. As coach of a youth boys travel team in Howard County, he had taken his team to play in a variety of places from Virginia to Ohio to Cooperstown, N.Y.

Source: Howard high schoolers go to bat for Cuban baseball – Howard County Times

Construction on Youth Baseball Complex Begins – Story | RGVProud

After three years of the approval for a youth baseball complex in the city of McAllen, construction is now underway.

Source: Construction on Youth Baseball Complex Begins – Story | RGVProud

Whey Protein Powder and the Promise of Transformation – The Atlantic

18-30 grams of protein and a lot of internalized ideas about masculinity per serving

Source: Whey Protein Powder and the Promise of Transformation – The Atlantic

Youth Basketball League Kicks Two Girls Off Of Fifth-Grade Team; Team Forfeits In Protest 

A group of 10-year-olds in New Jersey decided to forfeit the rest of their basketball season rather than play without their female teammates, who had been kicked off the team by the league.

Source: Youth Basketball League Kicks Two Girls Off Of Fifth-Grade Team; Team Forfeits In Protest 

The Jonah Keri Podcast #85: Scott Boras | Nerdist

Jonah Keri negotiates with legendary sports agent Scott Boras about teaching young players to communicate; “mail order brides”; the possibility of an international baseball draft; playing the odds in the amateur baseball draft; nurturing the next generation of athletes; collegiate athletics; the collusion era in MLB; being hated as a mark of success; unions in America; labor rights in the minor leagues; using data to advocate for his clients; deciding when A-Rod should opt out of his contract; talking to owners; and Scott’s Life Tip. Follow @jonahkeri on Twitter!

Source: The Jonah Keri Podcast #85: Scott Boras | Nerdist

Striking Pirates fly the flag for women | MPNEWS

THIS year is proving to be a great one for the recognition of women in sport, and Mornington Pirates Baseball Club is hoping to get in on the action. With the winter baseball season starting in April, Mornington Pirates Baseball Club is moving with the times and hopes to enter a team into the Dandenong…

Source: Striking Pirates fly the flag for women | MPNEWS

CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH | The Cleveland Daily Banner

Edwin Davis is a part of black history that has directly affected and elevated The City With Spirit. The 88-year-old Cleveland resident attended the historic College Hill High School, later …

Source: CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH | The Cleveland Daily Banner

Baseball Canada | Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)

Source: Baseball Canada | Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)

Women who coach boys teams strive to become bigger part of the game – Chicago Tribune

The Mount Carmel freshman boys basketball team is seated in a hallway at Marist High School.

Source: Women who coach boys teams strive to become bigger part of the game – Chicago Tribune

Yale Drops ‘White Supremacist’ Name From College, Honors Female Scientist Instead

Source: Yale Drops ‘White Supremacist’ Name From College, Honors Female Scientist Instead