Craig Stammen of the Washington Nationals is among the hundreds of players preparing for the opening of spring training later this month.
While the mechanics of baseball are a part of everyone’s preparation, Stammen has an added benefit coming into the season: his practice of trusting in God’s providence.
The 28-year-old North Star, Ohio, resident learned to entrust everything to God a little over seven years ago at the University of Dayton. After a summer of rookie league baseball in 2005, Stammen returned to campus for the fall semester. It was during this time that he first shared his Catholic faith publicly — a turning point that helped to solidify his core beliefs and aim in...READ MORE