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JPII. . .and Tommy LaSorda

I’ve always believed that what Catholicism is to religion, baseball is to sports – in other words, baseball is the sport that best reflects Catholic instincts and imagination. Within that landscape, I’ve also long thought that what St. John Paul II was to Catholicism, Tommy Lasorda was to baseball. [1]