Transmission Impossible: Why Youth Sports are Leaving E-Mail Behind

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Members of the Orioles, the Little League team in Clinton Township, Mich., watch a baseball game from behind their home outfield in April. Credit: Brittany Greeson for The New York Times

The decline of participation in youth sports has been well-documented by various news outlets.  (more…)

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The Sport of War: How the Underdog Wins

From basketball’s 3-point shot to football’s “Hail Mary”, underdogs win by taking unexpected risks. The ancient Chinese general Sun Tzu, who led a small army to great victory, predicted as much in his 2,500 year-old strategy guide The Art of War.

[blockquote name=’Sun Tzu’]Attack where he is unprepared, appear where you are least expected. Thus you may see than in war, surprise is the key to victory.[/blockquote]
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Stay at 17 inches

This post is from Baseball Life. It’s a great read about keeping our squads, and more importantly, ourselves accountable. The original post is here.


In Nashville, Tennessee, during the first week of January, 1996, more than 4,000 baseball coaches descended (more…)

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