He got "the call". Just not the one to the bigs.
As a life-long Roman Catholic who has been down this path a time or two, as far as discernment goes, I found this article and the decision of the young man who made it very, very interesting.
Link: Desme retires to pursue priesthood | MLB.com: News
I apologize for having not seen the similar thread from this morning--this article goes into greater detail than the article linked in that thread, however.
Whoops...sorry I missed this thread when I posted mine.
Saw this yesterday. Really interesting story.