Every kid playing sports needs to see the video below.
A high school pitcher struck out his best friend since grade school to advance his team in the playoffs. While the rest of his team celebrated on the field, the pitcher consoled his dejected friend at home plate with a hug, and some words of encouragement.
What a strong lesson... competition is important, but it's not EVERYTHING. Personal relationships will last long after the game is over...
The local TV station interviewed them both, and found out what the pitcher said to his defeated pal.