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BIRMINGHAM: Iron Stream Media announces Dugout Devotions: Inspirational Hits from MLB’s Best (Iron Stream Books / February 25, 2019 / ISBN: 978-1-56309-133-9 / $12.99).

Dugout Devotions inspires you to stand in the batter’s box and knock the curveball out of the park in your own life. These unique interview-based devotions offer a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the spiritual lives of many Major League Baseball players and their successes both on and off the diamond. Recounting personal stories about their walk with Jesus Christ, these superstars serve God and provide uplifting stories to share with friends, children, and all sports fans. Duduit provides an inspiring glimpse inside the locker room—reminding us that though they are MLB’s best, their struggles are real, just like yours. Their challenges could knock them down, except for their faith in God.

Featured players:  Albert Pujols, Brian Dozier, Adam Wainwright, Ben Zobrist, and many more.

Sample Chapters

Advance Praise

“Del Duduit has collected wonderful gems of faith from a variety of MLB’s best players and coaches who are dedicated to bringing glory to Christ and shining their light for Him. They provide true examples of Christian mentorship to baseball fans of all generations. Dugout Devotions is grand slam!” —Blaine Boyer, MLB pitcher

Dugout Devotions features wonderful testimonies from some of the biggest names in the MLB. The stories bring out the best sides of the players and coaches and, most of all, lift up the name of the Lord. I’m humbled to be a part of it.” —Clint Hurdle, manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates

“Like a veteran coach, Del engages the heart first and then boldly challenges us to action. Each devotional used the Word of God and the platform of sport to capture my attention and concluded with an array of practical steps on how to apply what I just learned. Outstanding!” —Brian Smith, Athletes in Action, author of The Assist: A Gospel-Centered Guide to Glorifying God through Sports

About the Author
Del Duduit is an award-winning sportswriter and author. He has been published in Clubhouse Magazine, Sports Spectrum, and on He is a contributing writer for Athletes in Action, The Christian View, Bridges Magazine, and PM Magazine. He is the co-editor for Southern Ohio Christian Voice and blogs weekly at He lives in Lucasville, Ohio, with his wife Angie.

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