5 Important Mindsets for Dads When Your Adolescent Wants to Quit

Is playing sports your child’s dream or yours?

My Word is Stronger Than Oak

Reliability is an important aspect in relationships. Justin Ricklefs on how the 1996 film “Jerry Maguire” inspired him to be consistent to his words.

How to Raise Boys With Both Courage and Compassion

Christine Walker, mother of four sons, wonders why, in the depths of our subconscious, are we scared to be too nice to our boys?

Girls’ Softball – And Being a Man

Paul Schneider explains why coaching gives him another chance to stay connected to his kids and to teach them what he loves most about the game.

The Mo’ Things Change: Media Coverage of Mo’ne Davis Reinforces Barriers For Female Ballplayers

The Conversation takes a look at the media attention heaped on Mo’ne Davis and asks: What’s behind it all? Why Mo’ne, and Why now?

My Top 5 Beers in A Can

Jamie Reidy ranks his Top 5 beers that come in a can and why.

Hit It Like You Mean It

Finding that sweet spot isn’t easy, Sam Magee writes, but it sure helps.

Should Softball Be This Painful?

Robert Steven Williams’ yoga practice didn’t prepare him for the dangers of pick-up softball.

Editors’ Picks: The Top 10 Stories of 2010

Looking for something to read? The GMPM editors share their favorite stories of the year.

The Last Championship

Brendan O’Meara’s dad never missed a Little League game. Twenty years later, Brendan returns the favor: his dad is the star of a seniors-only softball league.