Derek Jeter’s Swan Song

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The Yankee captain, Mr. November, perhaps the greatest shortstop in baseball history, is set to retire at the end of the 2014 season. Rob Scarborough takes a look back at Derek Jeter’s career.

Where’s The Mentor Alex Rodriguez Never Had?

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Joe Rutland looks at the drama behind Rodriguez and how a mentor could have helped him navigate his life and career with more honesty and grace.

The Yankees Embrace Their Dark Side

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Despite losing Robinson Cano to the free agent market, the Yankees are doing what they always do—spend. Neil Cohen explains why they don’t really have a choice.

Bucky F#$&*ing Dent

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35 years ago this week the dreaded Yankees beat Liam Day’s beloved Red Sox in a one-game playoff. What he remembers are the lessons, good and bad, his mother imparted.

Boston Strong

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As a life-long Yankees fan, Neil Cohen has to tip his hat to the Red Sox, who, in the wake of April’s terror attacks on Boston, are forging a feel-good, worst-to-first season.

The Best $10 Ticket inTown

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Mark Spellun talks relationships, love and parenting in a Yankees-Red Sox world.

Who Will Be the Next Face of Baseball?

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As Derek Jeter nears retirement, Scott Behson muses, with his tongue in his cheek, about who will replace the Yankees captain as baseball’s poster boy.

Derek Jeter’s Secret Sauce

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No, Skip Bayless wasn’t right. Neil Cohen tells us the secret is mental, not physical.

The Grief Performance: Football’s Concussions and Controversies

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Ronald Metellus on concussions, Manti Te’o, and the complicity of fandom.

The Best GMP Sports Articles of 2012

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Liam Day, the Sports Editor of The Good Men Project, picks his favorite sports stories of the past year.

An Open Letter to Yankee Fans

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CJ Kaplan to Yankees supporters: It’s called losing gracefully. Try it.

Sports Talk Flash Fiction: BoSox Rule!

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“The Yankees buy everything they got… Always have. They even bought Ruth from the Sox, for crying out loud!”

Mariano Rivera, The Epitome of Class

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Kaleb pays tribute to the greatest closer of all time in the wake of a torn ACL.

Men: Maybe Not The Retiring Type?

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Jamie Reidy discusses guys who think they want to hang up their spikes, but soon return to the work force.

Oscars = Tuxedos

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Jamie Reidy smacks down the Good Men Project founder’s argument that men should be allowed to wear dresses to the Academy Awards.

A Sox Fan in Yankees Land: ‘Boston’s Gay,’ 18-1, and a Chance at Redemption

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With the next chapter of the New York–Boston rivalry set to be written on Sunday, Daniel Roberts, a Boston diehard, reflects on his time in Manhattan.