• Musings on Pope Francis’s Colombia trip, baseball, and churchmen

    Musings on Pope Francis’s Colombia trip, baseball, and churchmen

    • Sep 5, 2017

    Since Pope Francis is making his fifth trip to Latin America this week, this time to Colombia, it got me thinking about similarities between Catholicism and baseball, one of which is that both are big south of the border. Here, I offer my personal list of the Top Five most important churchmen from Colombia, and which big-leaguers they most bring to mind.