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How getting beaned in the face changed football pro Eric Weddle's life

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

There was a time when Rick Secrist believed Eric Weddle was destined for Major League Baseball. Even Eric a...


Bryce Harper: MLB slugger has high standards on and off the field

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

For anyone with baseball talent like that of Bryce Harper, the sky is the limit. 2012 was a banner year for...


Retired Mormon major leaguer on becoming a dentist, his uncommon journey

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The Dental Clinic at Primary Children’s Medical Center is one of the last places you might expect to find a...


Mormon athlete Bryce Harper on Sports Illustrated cover - again

by Washington Post | Saints & Sports

Bryce Harper has joined the exclusive club of D.C. athletes to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated in the...


Mormon, former MVP misses on Hall of Fame in final vote

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

They knew it was a long shot, but they went for it anyway. Dale Murphy's family put together a campaign to ...


Help LDS baseball legend enter Hall of Fame

by Jamie Lawson - LDS Living | Saints & Sports

“My brother Taylor and I put together the petition,” said Chad Murphy, Dale Murphy’s oldest son. “My dad is...


Meet the Mormon 'Moonlight' Graham

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Thanks to the 1989 film “Field of Dreams,” many know the story of Archibald “Moonlight” Graham. The outfiel...


Mormons and Lutherans wage battle in Virginia

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

On Oct. 27, members of the Emanuel Lutheran Church of Woodstock, Va., and the local congregation of The Chu...


Latter-day Saints in Major League Baseball

by The Daily Universe | Saints & Sports

On Wednesday the Detroit Tigers and the San Francisco Giants will face each other on the biggest stage in b...


Pres. Uchtdorf throws first pitch at Dodgers' Mormon Night

by Newsroom | Saints & Sports

President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Lat...