||Millions of kids throughout the country participate in organized youth baseball and softball programs each year. It?s an exciting world of colorful uniforms, post-game ice cream treats, and lots of smiling faces. It?s also one in which you as a parent can make a positive difference in helping your youngster grow and make the most of this experience. A Parent?s Guide to Baseball & Softball lends a hand by offering advice to help your child set and meet season goals; develop the necessary skills for the sport; gain self-confidence and self-esteem; develop good sportsmanship; strive to always do his or her best; deal with challenges; prevent injuries through safety measures; and respect coaches, teammates, and opposing players. Children are going to remember this time forever. A Parent?s Guide to Baseball & Softball is an invaluable resource to help them maximize the experience.