The Champions of Faith: Baseball Edition on DVD is a groundbreaking film that showcases the intersection of sports and faith in Major League Baseball by profiling many of the most accomplished and devout figures in the game both on and off the field. Major League baseball champions Mike Piazza, David Eckstein, Jeff Suppan, Mike Sweeney, Jack McKeon and Rich Donnelly lead an All-Star line-up in this moving and uplifting sports special that tells the story of faith in baseball like no other film ever made.
Champions of Faith: Baseball Edition serves to humanize some of the most celebrated and accomplished ballplayers of our time and restore the “sports hero” to its proper place in the American culture. You will laugh, cry, stand, cheer and be awed by the captivating personal stories captured in these interviews and the thrilling game highlights provided by Major League Baseball Productions.
You don't need to be a baseball fan to be moved by these inspiring stories from the heroes of our National Pastime. Man or woman, boy or girl, sports fan or not, you will walk away from this film touched and enlightened with a deeper understanding of how the central truths of our faith can make a difference in your own life. This is a great film for teenagers, and we show it to the young people who come on our Confirmation retreats.