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Was a Mormon the Model for the Major League Baseball Logo?

by Danielle B. Wagner | September 4, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It's an iconic symbol any fan of baseball knows well—the silhouetted figure of a player up at bat set off b...

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10 Faith-Building Lessons I Learned from Losing Every Game As a Varsity Player

by Phillip Price | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Hard work pays off, but sometimes not in the way you hope. All growing up I watched each of my siblings par...

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When an MMA Fighter Shared the Book of Mormon on TV After Winning "The Ultimate Fighter"

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons

Brazilian mixed martial arts fighter Diego Pereira Brandão is fearless when he steps into the cage, bu...

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ESPN Declares BYU Gymnastics the Hands-Down Winner of the "Mannequin Challenge"

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Fun Mormon Life

It's the new latest internet craze—people stand entirely still while a camera pans around them from every a...

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6 Famous Mormons in Pro Baseball & the Incredible Ways They Shared Their Faith

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

After pitching a revered and rare perfect game in the minor leagues, Latter-day Saint Roy Castleton got cal...

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MVP Pro Baseball Player Talks About His Conversion to the LDS Church

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

While playing in the minor leagues in Greenwood, South Carolina, Dale Murphy first became introduced to the...

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The LDS Teen Who Turned Down $1 Million from MLB's Angels to Serve a Mission

by John Bytheway, adapted from "Sports: Life Lessons from Court, Field, and Gridiron" | Makes You Think

Fresh out of high school, teenage athlete McKay Christensen was highly sought after by both baseball and fo...

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"San Francisco Chronicle" Shares Conversion Story of Stanford Football Player to LDS Faith

by San Francisco Chronicle | Mormon Life

Learn how these Stanford football players act as missionaries through their examples, hard work, and openne...

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Video: "New Zealand Herald" Features LDS Basketball Star for Teaching Youth Strong Values

by Danielle B. Wagner | Videos Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Recently, the New Zealand Herald featured Latter-day Saint Paora Winitana, a basketball player who &nb...

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158 Returned Missionaries Playing FBS College Football This Year

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

Here is a glimpse at the returned missionaries playing FBS football all over the nation. Rice University ha...