Failure teaches success.Timeline Photos"During my 18 years I came to bat almost 10,000 times. I struck out about 1,700 times and walked maybe 1,800 times. You figure a ballplayer will average about 500 at bats a season. That means I played seven years without ever hitting the ball." - Mickey Mantle
No matter your affiliation, you can't help but respect Jeter's legacy after viewing this video. What legacy do you want to leave behind?Gatorade | Made in New York ft. Derek JeterAhead of his final playing days, Derek Jeter soaks in the atmosphere on a walk in the Bronx.
Check out this video on the technology that will help alert coaches/trainers when a player's helmet receives a significant hit. The sensors cost anywhere from $75-$150 a helmet and the monitoring system can cost about $200. However, with this month's NLF report that nearly 3 out of 10 former players will develop debilitating brain injuries related to concussions they received on the field, can there really be a price put on safety?Concussion sensors aim to help young football playersVideo on Today: Schools and youth leagues are trying to get ahead of brain injuries with new impact sensors that alerts adults when a player has received a potentially serious hit.
Great article on life lessons that can be learned through sports! Do you have any to add to the list?Important Life Lessons Children Learn Through Sportswww.huffingtonpost.comIf you have kids in organized sports I'm sure you'll agree they have learned these lessons and many others besides making lasting friendships with teammates and invaluable memories of childhood....