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“Prayer Never Goes Unanswered:” Darryl Strawberry On The Power Of Prayer

“Prayer never goes unanswered:” Darryl Strawberry on the power of prayer

Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry says do not underestimate the power of prayer. “I think it’s very important that people understand that prayer does work,” Strawberry said in response to critics of “thoughts and prayers” after a tragedy. Many political leaders, including President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, were criticized for sending “thoughts and prayers” to victims…

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Daily American

Daily American

Former major league baseball player Darryl Strawberry was the keynote speaker for the Aspire Foundations's 2017 dinner and fundraiser. Strawberry talked about his struggles following his career, and how his faith helped him on his new journey. Watch Video >

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Daily Mail

Daily Mail

Four-time World Series winner Darryl Strawberry has opened up about his struggle with drug addiction throughout his career. The 55-year-old retired baseball player said in a shockingly candid interview with KTLA5 that he was addicted to amphetamines and used them throughout his 17 years in the MLB. 'I played amphetamines for most of my entire career, once I got addicted to those,…

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KTLA

KTLA

Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry knows what it is like to be in the spotlight. But now, the former Major League Baseball star is making headlines off the baseball as he talks about winning a different battle -- the fight against drug addiction. Mary Beth McDade reports from Westchester for the KTLA 5 News at 10 on Oct. 20,…

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TMZ – “God Saved Me From Cocaine”

TMZ – “God Saved Me From Cocaine”

Darryl Strawberry says there's only one thing that saved him from the despair of drug addiction ... God ... telling TMZ Sports it was the man upstairs who was finally able to pull him from his habit. We got Straw out in NYC and asked him what finally helped him kick the notorious cocaine addiction that derailed his MLB career, and the World…

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Wood TV

Wood TV

GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Former MLB star Darryl Strawberry was in metro Grand Rapids Thursday to speak at the annual banquet for Guiding Light, which ministers to the homeless and those struggling with addiction in Grand Rapids. As a player, Strawberry was one of the most feared hitters of his era. He was an eight-time All-Star and part…

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Live Well Nebraska

Live Well Nebraska

'Your life matters, no matter what': Sober 14 years, ex-baseball star Darryl Strawberry inspires crowd at Community Alliance event By Julie Anderson / World-Herald staff writer Photo: CHRIS MACHIAN/THE WORLD-HERALD Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry may not be a baseball player any longer, but he coaches a good game. These days his playing field isn’t the kind of perfectly…

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The Daily Journal

The Daily Journal

‘Encourage and empower’: Darryl Strawberry visits with OTC inmates By Kristin Goosen Email the author Published 9:41 am Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry knows the inside of a jail cell. He knows addiction. He knows divorce. He knows how it feels to be at the top, and then the bottom. He also knows that people like…

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Southeast Missourian

Southeast Missourian

Former MLB slugger Darryl Strawberry now wants to be known for his faith Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry delivered sermons at three services over the weekend at La Croix Church in Cape Girardeau. The eight-time Major League Baseball All-Star and ordained Christian minister came to La Croix with a message he hoped would "bring hope -- of who Christ…

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