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Wednesday, May 16, 2007

MLB misc.

First, an article about Devil Rays outfielder Delmon Young's strong throwing arm, but I wanted to point out a quote about his arm from Twins outfielder Torii Hunter, a Christian:

"Delmon Young was born with a cannon, " said Twins outfielder Torii Hunter, known for his strong arm. "It's a God-given ability. It's something special."

Here's the article: (originally found at:

Next, a few of the MLB "Mother's Day Postcards". The first is from Cubs outfielder Matt Murton, a Christian. Here's a quote:

When I was 6 years old, I always felt I had to go some place quiet to talk to God, and I would sit under the kitchen table. Thanks, Mom, for sitting there quietly while I had my talks....

Here's the link:

Next, Devil Rays shortstop Ben Zobrist, a Chrisitan:

Thank you so much for your example of your faith in Jesus in your life....

Here's the link:

Also, Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins, also a Christian:

...My mother is beautiful for many more reasons that can't be put into words, but more than all she's beautiful because God blessed me to be her son. I love you mom.

Here's the link:

The last one of the Mother's Day postcards is from Yankees catcher Wil Nieves:

...I'm here in the Major Leagues because of God and because of you.

Here's the link:

Here's the MLB Mother's Day main page again:

Lastly, a good article from Mother's Day about Reds outfielder Josh Hamilton's wife Katie, both Christians:

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