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Monday, November 16, 2020

COVID-19 claims Lindy McDaniel, retired major-league pitcher and longtime preacher

From 1955 to 1975, McDaniel compiled a 141-119 record with 174 saves and a 3.45 career ERA for the St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants, New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals.

But the devoted Christian, who served in full-time ministry after his playing days, always considered what happened off the field as more important.

“Faith is the anchor that’s going to help us in every other aspect of our life,” McDaniel told The Christian Chronicle earlier this year. “So we must put God first, and we must become familiar with the Bible.”

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: November 16, 2020 at 10:31 AM | 19 comment(s)
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