Famed-catholic Mike Piazza (AVG .308 HR427 RBI1335 OB% .377 Total Bases 3768 Slugging % .545) was inducted into the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame today.
During his understandably emotional speech he thanked his mother for…
“…the greatest gift a mother could give a child, the gift of my Catholic Faith. This has had a profound impact on my career and has given me patience, compassion and hope. Pope Benedict XVI said, ‘One who has hope lives differently.'”
Baseball: The Sport God Loves Most