The Seattle Times

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Thursday, June 20, 2013

Youth leagues try to rein in 'those parents'

A sign asking parents to behave and keep youth sports games in perspective is posted on a fence at a baseball field in Buffalo Grove, Ill. Park officials posted the signs earlier in the month, sparking a lot of conversation. The signs are part of a growing national trend aimed at reining in bad parent behavior on the sidelines.