ST. LOUIS, Mo. – FOX 2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne goes one on one via Zoom with former baseball star Darryl Strawberry.
Did you know the former member of those 1980’s Mets teams that Cardinals fans hated now lives in the St. Louis area? Strawberry and his wife are ministers here. The former baseball slugger now makes over 200 appearances in churches around the country telling people his story and how finding God saved his life.
Strawberry tells Martin about his partying days in Florida and being taken out of drug houses by his now-wife, being deeply in debt, and wanting to die. Now it’s his remarkable transition to a life of giving and now saving people’s spiritual lives.
Yes, Martin and Darryl talked baseball including how he and his Mets teammates hated the Cardinals during their rivalry in the 1980s. Strawberry tells how he’s grown to love St. Louis and its people, since moving into the area.